1965-1969 Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Bible and Sociology.
B. A. 1970
1969-1970 Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Bible Department
Teaching Certificate 1971
1970-1974 Tel-Aviv University. Department of Sociology
M. A. 1975
1977-1980 Tel-Aviv University. Department of Sociology
Ph. D. 1981
Title of Master’s Thesis: The Editorial Staff of “Davar” between Ideology and Politics (1925-1938)
Names of supervisors: Professor Yonathan Shapiro and Dr. Abraham Cordova
Title of Doctoral dissertation: The Ethnic Lists to the Delegates’ Assembly and the Knesset
(1920-1977) – Ethnic Political Identity?
Names of supervisors: Professor Yonathan Shapiro and Professor Rina Shapira
ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
1968-1969 Department of Sociology Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
1972-1973 Department of Sociology Tel-Aviv University
1973-1977 Department of Sociology Tel-Aviv University
1978-1981 Department of Sociology Tel-Aviv University
1981-1986 Department of Sociology Tel-Aviv University
1986-1997 Department of Sociology Tel Aviv University
1993 Visiting Lecturer, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
1994-2005 Head, Politics and Society Program at the Academic College of Tel-Aviv-Yaffo
1994-1996 Research Fellow, Truman Institute.
1997-2008 Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Tel Aviv University
1998-2001 Head, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Tel Aviv University
1999-2001 President of the Association of Israel Studies.
1996-2010 Academic Board of Tel Aviv-Jaffa Academic College.
1999-2003 Academic Board Tel Hai College
2004-2014 Head of the Civil Society forum, Van Leer Jerusalem Institute.
2008-2014 Professor of Sociology of Sociology and Anthropology,Tel Aviv University.
2009-2014 Head, Gender Studies Program
2009 — Co-Director of WIPS – The Center for Advancement of Women in the Public Sphere,
Van Leer Jerusalem Institute.
2015 — Professor Emerita of Sociology of Sociology and Anthropology.
2017 — Co- Director of Yodat (She Knows) Knowledge Center of Women and Gender.
1984-1985 Department of Sociology Boston College
1985 (Summer) Hoover Institution, Stanford
1989-1990 Department of Sociology Boston College;
Visiting Scholar Center for Jewish Studies, Harvard University
1996-1997 Visiting Scholar Harvard University, Center for Jewish Studies.
1996-1997 Visiting Research Associate Women’s Studies Program, Brandeis University.
2002-2003 Visiting Scholar, Department of Sociology, Graduate School City University of New York.
2003-2004 Research Associate and Visiting lecturer at Women’s Studies in Religion Program,
ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL AWARDS AND GRANTS
1977 Research Grant of Women International Zionist Organization (WIZO) – Women’s Voluntary Organization.
1977 The Fund for the Encouragement of Research: Histadrut – The General Federation for Labour in Israel – Ethnic political organizations.
1977 The Institute for Social and Labor Research, Tel-Aviv University Faculty of Social Sciences – Ethnic political organizations.
1978 The United Funds (J. Apter Fund) – Ethnic political organizations.
1979 Israel Foundations Trustees – Ethnic political organizations.
1984 Research Grant of Mifal Ha’pais – Women in Local Politics
1985 Israel Foundation Trustees – Minor Parties.
1986 The Pinhas Sapir Center for Development – The Institutionalization of Political Parties in Israel: A Study of Herut and Labor Activists, with A. A. Zuckerman (Brown University) M. Shamir (Tel-Aviv University).
1986 The Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies – Political Parties Activists in the Policy Process in Israel, with A. A. Zuckerman (Brown University), M. Shamir (Tel-Aviv University).
1986 – 1989 United States – Israel Binational Science Foundation – Culture and Cognition in America and Israel. Study with W.A. Gamson (Boston College).
1987 The Pinhas Sapir Center for Development – Continuity and Change in Pattern of Policy: Jewish-Arab Relationship in Israel (1948-1987).
1988 The Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies – Women in Local Politics in Israel.
1992 Lafer Center Fund for Women’s Study, Jerusalem.
1992 Deborah Netzer Fund for Women – Women in local politics.
1993 Deborah Netzer Fund for Women – Israeli-Palestinian Women in Peace Organizations.
1993 Tami Steinmetz Center For Peace Research – Israeli-Palestinian Women in Peace Organizations.
1994 The Harry Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace – Israeli-Palestinian Women and Peace Organizations.
1994 Israel Foundation Trustees – Peace as a Passage to Public Sphere for Israeli-Palestinian Women.
1995 The Golda Meir Institute – Israeli-Palestinian Women and Peace Organizations
1996 -1999 Ministry of Science and Technology – Leadership or Alienation? Arab Women Professionals in Israeli Society
1997 Brandeis Women’s Studies Student-Scholar Partnership – Women, Religion and Politics in Israel.
1997-1999 The German Israel Foundation (GIF) – Victims and Survivors: Jewish Women Prisoners in Ravensbrück Concentration Camp.
1999 Yoran Schnitzer Fund – Social Networking among Jewish Prisoners in Ravensbrück Concentration Camp.
2001-2004 The German Israel Foundation (GIF) – Concentrationary Universe”: Victims, Victimizers and Survivor (With Dina Porat)
2000-2002 The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute research grant – Gender, Religion and Politics.
2003-2004 Colorado Scholar, Women’s Studies in Religion Program, Harvard University.
2004 ASA Ford Foundation International Scholar
2006 EUROMED Women’s Rights: Women’s Machinery and The Social Economic Standing of Women in Israel.
2007-2008 Dafna Fund and NCJW Research Grant: Women in Israeli Politics (With Naomi Chazan, TA-Jaffo Academic College ).
2007-2009 Van Leer Jerusalem Institute research grant – Crossing Boundaries (With Adriana Kemp and Nissim Mizrahi )
2010-2011 US-Israel Binational Science Foundation – Destigmatization Behavior among Ethnic Groups in Israel (With Nissim Mizrahi and Michel Lamont).
2015-2017 National Security Grant – Invisible Work (with Amit Kaplan and Naomi Chazan
2016 Inspiring Researcher Award of Tel Aviv University.
2016-2018 Ministry of Science and Technology – Making Women’s Invisible Work Visible: Removing Hidden Barriers to the Equitable Incorporation of Israeli Women into the Labor Market (with Amit Kaplan and Naomi Chazan).
2017 – 2019 Ministry of Science and Technology. Head of project development of Center for Israel National knowledge in the Field of Gender and Women, cooperation of WIPS the Center of Van leer Jerusalem Institute, The Samuel Neaman Institute in the Technion, The Public Knowledge Workshop (‘Hasadna’)
2018 Laureate of Emet Prize
2022 AIS Life Achievement Award
1992 – 2014 Editorial Board of Megamot.
1996 – 2003 Editorial Board of Eshcholot, The Hebrew University Magness Press, Jerusalem.
1998 – 2007 International Editorial Board of Feminist Media Studies
1998 – 2007 Editorial Board of Hagar – International Social Science Herzog, Hanna, Kemp, Adriana and Grinberg, Lev. (Guest Editors) 1999 – Israeli Sociology – A Journal for the Study of Israeli Society Vol. 1 (2) (403 pp.).
2001 – 2005 Editor, Israeli Sociology – A Journal for the Study of Israeli Society
2001 – Among the founder of Migdarim (Genders) Series of Hakibbutz Hameuchad, and on its Editorial Board its inception.
2003 – 2011 International Advisory Board of Gender & Society.
2003 – 2008 Editorial Board of Heksherei Eyun V’bikoret Series of Hakibbutz Hameuchad and Van Leer.
2006 – 2008 Civil Society and the Third Sector in Israel
2006- 2005 Review Board, International Journal of Politics Culture and Society (IJPCS).
2008 – 2014 Editorial Board of Theory and Criticism
2012- Editorial Board of Studia Humana – Multi-disciplinary Quarterly Journal
2014- Editorial Board of Migdar – Interdisciplinary Online Academic Journal of Gender and Feminism
Presented numerous papers in scientific meeting
(Major) FORMAL ROLES IN PUBLIC ACTIVITY
1999 – 2004 Academic Board Tel Hai College.
1996-2010 Academic Board of Tel Aviv-Jaffa Academic College.
1999-2003 Ministry of Science and Technology National Committee On Social Science Research (Committee Chair 2001-2002).
2001 Representative of the Ministry of Science and Technology in OECD
workshop on Reinventing the Social Sciences – Assessment and Prospects., Lisbon.
2000 – 2001 National Security Council Committee for Evaluating National-Civic Service.
2005-2007 The National Commission for the Examination of the Structure of Government in Israel
established by the President of Israel.
2007 The IDF Commission for the Examination of Women’s Service
2007 — Co-director and co-founder of WIPS – the Center for Advancement of Women in the Public Sphere
at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute
2008 Member of the Israeli Prize committee on Sociology
2008- 2015 Member of the Advisory Committee of the Authority for the Advancement of Women
(part of the Prime Minister’s Office).
2013 – 2014 Member of the Ministry of Finance Committee for Integration of a Gender Perspective
in the State Budgetary Process (2013-2014).
2015 — 2020 Member of the Council for the Advancement of women in Academia, Technology and Education,
Ministry of Science and Technology.
2017 –2021 Chair of the Academia sub-committee of the Council for the Advancement of women, Ministry of Science and Technology.
2017 — Co-director of Yodat (She Knows) – Israel’s Gender Knowledge Center of Women and Gender.
2019 — Member of ad-hock committee of Academy of the Hebrew Language –gender concepts