Research Staff

NameFields of Interest

Prof. Michal Palgi

Head of the institute

Workers Participation; Organizational Sociology; Immigration; Gender;Public Opinion Polls
Dr. Yuval Achouch Life Stories; Social Identity; Social Representation
Dr. Gila Adar
Women Studies; Stratification – Theory & Research; Rural Development – Strategies & Research
Dr. Edna Barromi-Perlman Visual Studies; Analysis of private kibbutz photographs and photographs found in archives.
Dr. Esther Carmel- Hakim Women's Zionist Organizations, Women in the Yishuv, Women in Israel, (including women from the Arab Sector), Women on the Kibbutz.
Dr. Shlomo Getz Institutional and Social Changes; Youth & Students
Hana Goldemberg Consumption; Gender, Retirement from Work
Dr. Zeevik Greenberg  Human Geography
Prof. Sibylle Heilbrunn Enterpreneurs and Enterprenurship
Prof. Lilach Lev-Ari Migration; Gender; Ethnicity; Social Capital
Prof. Uriel Leviatan Organizational Behavior; Social Psychology of Aging; Leadership & Management
Prof.. David Mittelberg Ethniticy Migration; Gender & Science; Sociological Theory; Sociology of Tourism & Rural Development.
Doron Nadiv  
Eliette Orchan Rural Tourism; Women And Family in the Kibbutz; Marketing Research; Retirement in kibbutz; changes in members opinions
Dr. Yanai Farja
Dr. Aviad Rubin  
Dr. Ofir Rubin  Agricultural Economics, Sustainability, Migration and Rural Development

Dani Zamir Military & Society; The Rise of Economic Individualism in the 80's