Jewish Faculty & Staff Association

The Jewish Faculty and Staff Association (JFSA) works to provide Jewish cultural and dynamic programs for faculty, staff, students and guests on campus. The JFSA raises awareness around the Jewish community, experiences, services and opportunities on campus.

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  • Raise awareness around the Jewish community, experiences, services and opportunities on campus
  • Create a micro-community for Jewish faculty and staff on campus
  • Be a draw for new and old Jewish faculty and staff to get involved with programs beyond regular teaching and class schedule
  • Build the Jewish brand, visibility and understanding of Jewish community on campus to larger, local audiences

Executive Officers

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From the mid-Atlantic through the Southeastern U.S.

We are honored and proud to sustain and expand the largest collection of Judaic Books and Artifacts from the mid-Atlantic through the Southeastern United States, housed at Towson University’s Albert S. Cook Library.

Meetings & Events

All face-to-face university-sponsored events and gatherings hosted at TU are canceled through the end of the spring 2020 term.

Join us as we meet quarterly to plan, develop and execute programs. Topics change every month and are chosen from the members of the organization. Any questions or concerns can be forwarded to !

Representative Organizations

Towson Hillel

Towson Hillel has been on campus since 1997 and is now located in the Jewish Activities Center in Newell Hall. Visit Hillel to learn more about upcoming activities.

Baltimore Hebrew Institute

The Baltimore Hebrew Institute, located in Towson University’s College of Liberal Arts, is dedicated to advancing knowledge through a range of Judaic studies programs at TU.


Contact Information

Jewish Faculty and Staff Association

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.