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About Me

My research focuses on Jewish traditional narratives from a diachronic and comparative perspective. I am interested in the development, transmission, distribution and reception of the Jewish story and its cross-cultural references.

I joined the Department of the Jewish Literature of Bar-Ilan University on 2007. I was appointed as a lecturer on 2012.

Born and raised in Beer-Sheva, Israel, I am the eldest daughter of parents who emigrated from Romania in the 1990's; A mother of 3 children residing in Lehavim.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Bar-Ilan University

Jan 2000Jan 2005

Award Date: 1 Jan 2005

Master's Degree, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Oct 1995Jun 1999

Award Date: 30 Jun 1999

Bachelor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Oct 1989Jun 1993

Award Date: 30 Jun 1993


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