Baltimore Hebrew Institute

The Baltimore Hebrew Institute (formerly Baltimore Hebrew University) at Towson University is committed to supporting the education of Jewish studies scholars, educators and communal professionals who excel in their chosen fields.

Mission Statement

Baltimore Hebrew Institute has three main areas of focus:

BHI offers engaging non-degree courses that provide opportunities for adults to deepen their understanding of Jewish and Israeli culture, history, education and community.

We are honored and proud to sustain and expand the largest collection of Judaic books and artifacts in the Southeastern United States, housed at Towson’s Albert S. Cook Library.

Faculty Profile
Hana Bor

Hana Bor

Program Director, Leadership in Jewish Education and Communal Service graduate programs

Dr. Hana Bor is the Peggy Meyerhoff Pearlstone Professor, Program Director for Leadership in Jewish Education & Communal Service graduate programs, and is responsible for the creation of the 5-year BA/MA degree program in Family Science and Leadership.