Rav Ezra Bick, a Ram at Yeshivat Har Etzion since his aliya from New York in 1977, is the Director of the Israel Koschitzky Virtual Beit Midrash, with more than 30 weekly shiurim and tens of thousands of monthly users. Rav Bick earned his Semicha from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, and holds an M.S. degree in Jewish Philosophy from YU and a M. Phil. degree in Philosophy from Columbia University. He is the author of 'Yud-Gimel Middot Shel Rachamim,' and 'The Shemona Esrei.' Rav Bick is currently teaching a shana vav shiur in Yeshiva, which has been especially designed to meet the needs of students who are concurrently attending Hebrew University together with their yeshiva studies.