Along with doing her doctoral studies at Columbia University, Roberta Ervine also became the disciple of the late Archbishop Norayr Bogharian, the Keeper of the Manuscripts at St. Jacobs Monastery. She spent many years teaching at the Holy Translators School within Jerusalem’s Armenian community, as well as lecturing at Hebrew University of Jerusalem and in other institutions.  In 2001, she returned to the USA and was enrolled as a teacher at St. Nersess Armenian Seminary, where she still continues to lecture on topics related to the History of Armenian Church and Armenian Patristics.