Dr. Jacobowitz received her PhD in Midrash at the University of Pennsylvania , where she studied as a Wexner Fellow. She is a graduate of the Drisha Scholars Circle and has been on the faculty at Drisha and Me'ah's Adult Education Program. She co-wrote a gender sensitive Shmot curriculum for JOFA. Currently, she is a full time Judaic Studies teacher at the SAR High School in Riverdale , NY .
She lives in Teaneck with her husband, Ronnie Perelis, and their three children.