Tanhum Yoreh

Graduate Assistant Director; Associate Professor, School of the Environment
Earth Sciences Building, 33 Willcocks Street, Room 2104, Toronto ON M5S 3E8


Fields of Study

Areas of Interest

  • Religion and environment
  • Faith-based environmentalism
  • Faith-based environmental ethics
  • Religio-legal approaches to environmental protection
  • Wastefulness, consumption, simplicity

I am interested in supervising MES students in the following topics: Faith-based environmentalism (e.g., environmental action in places of worship, Greening of Religion Hypothesis, environmental declarations, Jewish environmentalism, etc.), faith-based environmental ethics, and religio-legal approaches to environmental protection.






PhD Humanities, York University
MA Geography, Hebrew University
BA Environment, McGill


Administrative Service

A&S Experiential Learning Faculty Fellow