2020-1: Post-doctorate and research fellow, Dan David institute at the Tel-Aviv University.
2017-8: Post-doctorate and research fellow, Truman Institute for the Promotion of Peace at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In the framework of my post-doctoral work, I wrote a book on the position and experiences of women in the Islamic Movement in Israel.
10.5.2016: PhD, Islamic and Middle Eastern studies, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Dissertation: From Leadership to Empowerment: Women in the Islamic Movement in Israel (1980-2013). Supervisors: Dr. Mohammed Al-Atuna and Dr. Nimrod Horowitz of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
2005-2009: MA studies, “Contemporary Middle East” program, research track, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Magna cum Laude). Thesis: Childhood in Conflict: Representing conflicts in Palestinian children’s literature in the West Bank between the years 2000-1987. Mentors: Prof. Eli Poda, head of the Department for Middle East Studies of the Hebrew University, and Dr. Yael Dar, Faculty of Literature at Tel Aviv University.
1999-2004: BA. Communication, journalism, and education. Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Prizes and Scholarships
2018-2020: Research grant, Truman Institute, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The study deals with the involvement of Jewish and Muslim religious women in Israel in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.
2017: Post-doctoral grant, Truman Institute, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
2017: Post-doctoral grant, Lady Davis Institute for International Relations, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
2016: Research grant, Chaim Herzog Center for the Study of the Middle East, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
2013: Research grant, Walter Libech Institute for Education for Jewish-Arab Coexistence, School of Education, Tel Aviv University.
Research Topic: ,,Time for Others: Patterns of action and religious interpretation among female religious activists in Israel”
Dr. Paula E. Faulkner, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, USA
Dr. Fernando Barragán Medero, University of La Laguna, Spain
University of La Laguna