Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Finkelman Named Gratz College President

Congratulations to the legal historian Paul Finkelman, who has been named named president of Gratz College in the Philadelphia suburb of Melrose Park.  From the press release:
Paul Finkelman (Credit)
After a months-long, nationwide search, Gratz College has named Dr. Paul Finkelman as its new president. The eleventh president in the institution’s 122-year history, Dr. Finkelman succeeds Joy Goldstein, who resigned in December 2016.

Dr. Finkelman brings decades of academic and legal experience to Gratz. He has published in a wide variety of areas including American Jewish history, religious liberty and separation of church and state, American legal history, constitutional law, slavery and race, and legal issues surrounding baseball.