Recommendation Requests

A good faculty recommendation is among the most important tools used by admissions departments to evaluate prospective students. I am delighted to provide this support to my students, so keep this option in mind as you complete applications in your years after JAF, for educational and professional positions alike.

To request a recommendation, please submit the information below.

Recommendation Request

The information on this form will assist me in preparing a recommendation for you. Thank you for being as thorough as possible.

1. Last Name

2. First Name

3. Email

4. Phone

5. JAF Cohort (e.g. 2004-05)

6. Graduation year, expected or actual (e.g. May 2004)

7. Current institution or organization

8. Current program or position

9. Institution(s) or organization(s) to which you are applying

10. Program(s) or position(s) to which you are applying

11. Degree program? (check all that apply)

Professional (M.Div, MBA, JD, M.Ed)
Other masters of doctorate programs (please describe below)
No, I'm not applying for a degree program.

12. Degree program or position link: Please paste the website address (required) and any additional details about the program or position for which you are applying.

13. Please state your interest in this program or position, relating it to 1) specific previous educational or professional experience and 2) your long-term vocational interests (150-250 words)

14. Please confirm that you have sent a current CV/resume to (required).


15. How should this recommendation be submitted

Sent directly to institution/organization (please include address below)
Sent to me, the applicant, in a sealed/signed envelope (please include address below)
Submitted via an online process (please include links and directions below)
Other (please describe below)

16. Submission address or links

17. When should this recommendation be submitted? (mm/dd/yyyy)