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Dr. Yaniv Goldberg is a researcher of Yiddish literature and theater. He is a lecturer in theater and law at Bar Ilan University, and at the Peres Academic Center in Rehovot. His field of research deals with the connection between the world of law and theater. He is a tour guide in Ukraine following Jewish culture and theater and a member of the National Theater Awards committee.

Rabbi, attorney, and researcher of literature and theater at the Yiddish Center at Bar Ilan University. His doctoral thesis deals with the mythological show the possessed and the journey to research folklore that documented Eastern European Jewry at the beginning of the 20th century and following which the play was written. Following his research, Goldberg created an experiential journey following the expedition to research folklore, the Jewish theater , the writers and poets in Hebrew and Yiddish, while integrating into the Hasidic culture founded by the Baal Shem Tov and developed in a special way by Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berdichev and Rabbi Nachman of Breslav.

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

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Bar-Ilan University

Oct 2009Jun 2011

Award Date: 30 Jun 2011

Master's Degree

Oct 2003Jun 2005

Award Date: 30 Jun 2005


Oct 2001Jun 2003

Award Date: 30 Jun 2003


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