Daniel Rynhold

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Daniel Rynhold is an Associate Professor of Modern Jewish Philosophy at Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies at Yeshiva University in New York City a post which he has held since August 2007. He was previously Lecturer in Judaism in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at King's College, London. He received a B.A. in Philosophy at Cambridge University, a MA in Hebrew and Jewish Studies at University College London and a PhD in Jewish Philosophy at the London School of Economics. Dr. Rynhold also teaches at the Bergen County High School of Jewish Studies.

His academic interests include the philosophical thought of Moses Maimonides and Joseph Soloveitchik and the relationship between Jewish and non-Jewish philosophy.[1]


  • "Good and Evil, Truth and Falsity: Maimonides and Moral Cognitivism." Trumah No. 12 (2002),pp. 163–182.
  • Two Models of Jewish Philosophy: Justifying One's Practices, (Oxford University Press, 2005)
  • An Introduction to Medieval Jewish Philosophy, (I. B. Tauris, 2009)


  1. ^ "Jewish Philosophy Faculty". Yeshiva University. Archived from the original on June 16, 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-14.