PhD Students

Doron  Altaratz

Doron Altaratz

Hybrid Photography - Human-computer interaction in contemporary algorithmic image-creation technologies.
Advisor: Prof. Paul Frosh

 

Education

PhD candidate, Communications                                                      current

Eran Amsalem

Eran Amsalem

Political communication, political rhetoric, parliamentary debate, deliberative democracy, political systems, comparative analysis.
Advisors: Prof. Tamir Sheafer and Prof. Stefaan Walgrave
Guy Assal

Guy Assal

The Use of Digital Cinema in Israeli weddings and Bar-mitzvahs.
Advisor: Prof. Menahem Blondheim

 

Academic Background:

2000 B.A in Philosophy and Comparative Literature, the Hebrew University.

Moran  Avital

Moran Avital

"And Died, and was Gathered unto his People" (Genesis, 25:17), a longitudinal study of the coverage of the death of public figures in the Israeli news media.
Advisors: Prof. Zohar Kampf Dr. Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt
Maya de Vries

Maya de Vries

Social Media within Disadvantaged Communities in Intractable Conflict Zones: The Case Study of Palestinians in East Jerusalem
Advisor: Prof. Ifat Maoz

 

Academic Background and Fields of Interest

Guy Eldar

Guy Eldar

Typeface Association as Used in the Israeli Hebrew Press.
Advisors: Prof. Esther Schely-Newman

 

Academic Background and Fields of Interest

Yonatan  Fialkoff

Yonatan Fialkoff

"Communication" in Popular Therapeutic Discourse
Advisor: Prof. Amit Pinchevski

 

Academic Background

Yael  Fischman

Yael Fischman

'Behind every righteous man there is a working woman' , Entrepreneurship among religious mothers: the case study of Jewish Israeli ultra- Orthodox mothers, wives of Kollel students, who established a business enterprise.
Advisors: Prof. Esther Schely-Newman and Dr. Rivka Neriya Ben Shahar

 

Academic Background

Noam  Gal

Noam Gal

The use of ironic humor in processes of collective identity construction in digital participatory spheres
Advisors: Prof. Limor Shifman and Prof. Zohar Kamp

 

I am a PhD candidate in the department of communication and journalism at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. My dissertation, advised by Prof. Limor Shifman and Dr. Zohar Kampf, deals with the use of ironic humor in processes of collective identity construction in digital participatory spheres. My research interests are new media, collective identity, gender, queer studies and humor.

Education
  • 2014- present The Hebrew University of Jerusalem , Ph.D. candidate at the Department of Communication and Journalism, Ironic Humor and Collective Identity in Digital Participatory Spheres  Supervisors: Prof. Limor Shifman & Dr. Zohar Kampf 

  • 2013- present The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    Ph.D. candidate, Dept. of Communication and Journalism
    Ironic Humor and Collective Identity in Digital Participatory Spheres       
  • Supervisors: Dr. Zohar Kampf & Prof. Limor Shifman
  • 2012 - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    MA in Communication and Journalism - Magna Cum Laude
    Internet Memes and the Construction of Collective Identity: The Case of ‘It Gets Better’
  • 2010 - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    BA (Hons) in Hebrew Literature and Communication and Journalism
Publications
  • Gal, N. (forthcoming). Internet Memes. In: Sage Encyclopedia of the Internet. (Invited contribution)
  • Gal, N., Shifman, L. and Kampf, Z. (2016). 'It Gets Better': Internet memes and the construction of collective identity. New Media & Society, 18(8), 1698-1714. DOI: 10.1177/1461444814568784
  • Gal, N. (2011). The Use of Interpersonal and Internal Discussion Tools in Narratives of Lesbian Sexual Identity Formation. Mifgash, 33, 167-192. (Hebrew)

Clila  Gerassi-Tishby

Clila Gerassi-Tishby

Language and Identity in Multinational Encounters: Hebrew language acquisition among the Palestinian minority of East Jerusalem.
Advisor: Prof. Ifat Maoz

 

Academic Background

Yonatan  Gonen

Yonatan Gonen

interaction between journalists and media from two sides of a conflict
Advisors: Dr Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt and Prof. Zohar Kampf

 

Academic Background and Fields of Interests

Ranit  Grossaug

Ranit Grossaug

Producing children's television in the age of changing media.
Advisor: Prof. Paul Frosh

 

Academic Background and fields of Interest

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