Ariel Evan Mayse

(DD, Beit Midrash Har-El, Jerusalem, 2015; PhD, Jewish Studies, Harvard University, 2015) is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Stanford University. He formerly served as Director of Jewish Studies and visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Jewish Thought at Hebrew College in Newton, MA.  He is also editor of From the Depth of the Well: An Anthology of Jewish Mysticism (Paulist Press, 2014); co-editor of the two-volume collection Speaking Torah: Spiritual Teachings From Around the Maggid’s Table (Jewish Lights, 2013); and author of several scholarly and popular articles on Jewish mysticism.