Rabbi Chaim Ozer Chait
Rosh HaYeshiva Emeritus
Rabbi Chaim Ozer Chait studied extensively under Rabbi Moshe Feinstein and Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik. He is a pioneer and visionary in the importance of balancing learning Torah with general studies. Rabbi Chait has spent his life in Torah education, serving as Judaic advisor to the New York State Department of Education, chairman of Judaic studies at Rockland Community College and founder of Yeshivat Michmas, Israel. He served as Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva of Virginia for a decade before returning to Israel to join Rabbi Ginsberg at Yeshivat Migdal HaTorah.