Doctoral students

Liran Harsgor

Liran Harsgor

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Formative Experiences and their Political Consequences: generational explanations of political behavior
Supervisors: Prof. Orit Kedar and Prof. Michael Shalev

Liran Harsgor is a doctoral candidate and a recipient of the President’s Scholarship, she holds a B.A.

Saar Alon-Barkat

Saar Alon-Barkat

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Symbolic communication of bureaucratic organizations with the public: influences on public perceptions and bureaucratic response
Supervisor: Prof. Sharon Gilad

I am a doctoral student in the Department of Political Science at Hebrew University, and my research is in the study of Public Administration.

Ori Barzel

Ori Barzel

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: The Effect of Morality on Cognitive Images, Decision Making Processes, and Policy Planning
Supervisor: Dr. Pazit Ben-Nun Bloom

My fields of interest include Political Psychology, Decision Making processes, Conflict Resolution, Foreign Policy analysis, and the Middle East.

Alon Burstein

Alon Burstein

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Terrorizing God's Enemies: The influence of religion on terror group activity
Supervisor: Prof. Eitan Alimi
054-735-9121

Alon Burstein is a native Jerusalemite, who holds a Bachelor's degree (Political Science and History of the Jewish People) and a Master's degree (Political …

Yaakov Buskila

Yaakov Buskila

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Comparative Public Diplomacy: three models of message-transfer strategies in democracies, non-liberal democracies, and authoritarian regimes
Supervisors: Prof. Tamir Shaefer and Prof. Shaul Shenhav
050-888-2502

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Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Haggai Elkayam

Haggai Elkayam

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation subject: Moral Images in the Political World
Supervisor: Dr. Ben-Nun Bloom
052-287-4449
Shani Fachter

Shani Fachter

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Political Activists in Intractable Conflicts: Harmful or Helpful?
Supervisors: Dr. Pazit Ben-Nun Bloom and Prof. Daphna Kenati
Yair Fogel-Dror

Yair Fogel-Dror

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Computerized Analysis of Dialogue: Challenges and application in the political realm
Supervisors: Prof .Tamir Shaefer and Prof. Shaul Shenhav
Adam Hoffman

Adam Hoffman

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Tweeting Jihad: the Use of Social Media in the Salafi Jihadi Movement
Supervisors: Prof. Alon Peled (Hebrew University) and Prof. Karine Nahon (The Interdisciplinary Center - IDC)
052-267-9233

Adam Hoffman is a PhD Candidate at the Department of Political Science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, a lecturer at the Rothberg …

Merav Keddar

Merav Keddar

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Urban agency and artistic interventions as transitional justice mechanisms in contested urban spaces
Supervisor: Prof. Avner de-Shalit

Merav Kaddar is a Phd candidate at the political science department at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, under the supervision of Prof. Avner De-Shalit.

Asaf Lebovitz

Asaf Lebovitz

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Spiritual Tradition: religious renewal of Israeli celebrities as a democratic post-secular citizenship
Supervisor: Dr. Gayil Talshir

Assaf Lebovitz is a doctoral candidate and recipient of the President’s Scholarship at the political science department at Hebrew University and is an …

Perle Nicolle

Perle Nicolle

Doctoral student, department of Political Science
Dissertation title: Exploring the reciprocal dynamics of rhetoric and action among radical Jewish activity since the Disengagement
Supervisor: Prof. Eitan Alimi
054-830-3923

Perle is a PhD candidate in the Department of Political Sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, with an M.A in Conflict Studies and a B.A.