Department of
Comparative Cultural Studies 
University of Houston 
233 McElhinney Building
4800 Calhoun Road
Houston TX 77204-5020
tel (713) 743-3987 
fax (713) 743-3798

 


Rabbi Kenny Weiss

Kenneth Weiss

Professor
Religious Studies
Los Angeles and New York, Rabbinical Ordination

A.D. Bruce Religion Center 
University of Houston 
113B A.D. Bruce Religion Center 
Houston, Texas 77204-3052 
(713) 743-3213

 

 

Education

  • 1988-1993 Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion, 
    Los Angeles and New York, Rabbinical Ordination, May 1993 
    Master of Arts in Hebrew Letters, May 1991 
    Rabbinical Thesis: "The Blessing of Moses in Rabbinic Literature" 
  • 1985-1987 University of Colorado, Boulder 
    Secondary Social Studies Teaching Credential, May 1987 
  • 1979-1983 University of California, San Diego 
    Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies 
    Minor in Wilderness Studies, June 1983 

Rabbinical Experience

  • 2004-present Lecturer, University of Houston, Religious Studies Department 
  • 2001-present Executive Director, Houston Hillel, Houston, TX 
  • 1998-2001 Senior Rabbi, Temple Judea of Bucks County, Doylestown, PA. 
  • 1993-1998 Assistant Rabbi, Washington Hebrew Congregation, Washington, D.C.