Past Reserch

Research Projects of Faculty Members 2014 -2016

The Institute is supporting the following eight research projects of faculty members:

Name of Researcher

Research Topic

Years of activity

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

Traveling Memories: European Memory, the Holocaust, and Cinema

A Transnational Survey

2014-2016

Prof. Esther Schely-Newman

Boeing Aliya – French Israelis in the Twenty-First Century

2013-2015

Prof. Menahem Blondheim

Journalistic Time and Diplomatic Time in the Historical Framing of News Events

2013-2015

Prof. Ifat Maoz

Perceptions of Threat and Feelings of Fear as Explaining Arab-Palestinian Attitudes towards Peace Agreements with Israel

2013-2015

Prof. Paul Frosh

Distracting Images, Digital Displays: Rethinking the Aesthetics of Photographic Viewing

2013-2015

Dr. Zohar Kampf

Mediated Performatives: How the Media Change the Logic and Perfomativity of Political Speech Acts

2013-2015

Dr. Lilach Nir

News Negativity: Universal or Cultural Explanations?

2013-2015

Dr. Limor Shifman

Internet Memes and Political Participation

2013-2015




 Research Projects of Doctoral Students 2014 - 2016

The Institute is supporting the following nine research projects of doctoral students:

Name of Researcher

Research Topic

Years of activity

Ms. Maya de Vries

Social Media within Disadvantaged Communities in Intractable Conflict Zones: The Case Study of Palestinians in East Jerusalem

2014-2016

Mr. Ibrahim Hazboun

The Role of Media in Asymmetrical Conflict: The Palestinian Case

2014-2016

Mr. Yonatan Fialkoff

"Communication" in Popular Therapeutic Discourse

2014-2016

Mr. Yacov Netzer

The Intersection of Audience Participation, Journalism, and Digital Culture

2014-2016

Mr. Igor Rodin

Auteur in Cinema as a Matri-Phallic Being

2014-2016

Mr. Yossi David

Gender Construction and Jewish-Israeli Support for Compromise with Palestinians 

2014-2016

Ms. Yael Fischman

Women Business Entrepreneurship: The Case Study of Ultra-Orthodox Mothers in Israel Who Established an Enterprise

2014-2016

Mr. Hananel Rosenberg

Mobile-Phone in School: Technological Threat and Educational Implications

2013-2015

Ms. Rotem Nagar

The Struggle for Recognition: The Role of Demands for Recognition in Identity-Based-Conflicts

2013-2015