Leo Baeck Institute

Established: 1955. Affiliate Since: 1976. Membership: 247. Annual dues: $200 (includes subscription to LBI Year Book); $100 (no Year Book)

Statement of Purpose: To promote the documentation of the history and culture of German-speaking Jewry from the 18th century until its destruction by the Nazis. The Leo Baeck Institute is a research, study, and lecture center and maintains an 80,000-volume library, archives, and art collection.

Annual Meeting: June

Publications: Leo Baeck Institute Year Book, annually; LBI News

Website: http://www.lbi.org/

Find more information in the AHA Directory Online

Leo Baeck Inst.
15 W. 16th St.
New York, NY 10011-6301
Phone: 212.744.6400

Primary Contact: Frank Mecklenburg, fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org


David G. Marwell

Vice President
Michael A. Bamberger

Vice President
David W. Detjen

Vice President
Joan C. Lessing

Amy Houston

Dennis Baum

Executive Director
Markus Krah
Leo Baeck Inst.
E-mail: mkrah@lbi.cjh.org

Director of Research and Chief Archivist
Frank Mecklenburg
Leo Baeck Inst.
E-mail: fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org

Director of Collections
Renate Evers
Leo Baeck Inst.
E-mail: revers@lbi.cjh.org

Archivist and Head, Public Outreach
Michael Simonson
Leo Baeck Inst.
E-mail: msimonson@lbi.cjh.org

Head Archivist
Hermann Teifer
Leo Baeck Inst.
E-mail: hteifer@lbi.cjh.org

Updated 4/13/23