You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Valerie S. Thaler

Valerie S. Thaler is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Judaic studies program at Yale University, where she concentrates on twentieth-century American Jewish history. Her dissertation is entitled The Reshaping of American Jewish Identity, 1945–1960. She holds an M.A. in Jewish Studies and Jewish Communal Service/Education from Brandeis University, and a B.A. in American Studies from Yale. Prior to pursuing her Ph.D., Thaler worked in educational programming in the Department of Jewish Education of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven.

Articles by this author

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Valerie S. Thaler." (Viewed on January 19, 2018) <>.


Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

The JWA Podcast

listen now

Sign Up for JWA eNews


Discover Education Programs

Join our growing community of educators.

view programs