Scholars 2006

Past - Preserving Cultural Heritage

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Tel Aviv University, Department of Zoology 

"Veterinary Medicine and Attitudes to Animals: The Heritage of Medieval Islam"

Cholcman Tamar

Cholcman Tamar

Tel Aviv University, Art History Dept, The Yolanda and David Katz Faculty of Art 

"Reconstructing a Forgotten Culture: Ephemeral Art in Spain, Portugal and Flanders in the 17th Century"

 

Ferber Ilit

Ferber Ilit

Princeton University, Fulbright Visiting Scholar, German Department

"Walter Benjamin: Heritage as an Ethical Encounter with the Past"

Furstenberg Ariel

Furstenberg Ariel

Tel Aviv University, The School of Philosophy and The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas

"The Languages of Talmudic Discourse: A Philosophical Study of the Evolution of Amoraic Halakha"

 

Lebovic Nitzan

Lebovic Nitzan

University of California, Los Angeles, Department of History

"Hugo Bergmann and the German-Jewish Image of Life"

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Tel Aviv University, The School of History 

"Sexual Violence toward Women in the German and French Jewish Communities of the 11th to 14th Centuries"

Wilf Eitan

Wilf Eitan


The University of Chicago, Department of Anthropology 

"The Cultural Reproduction of Jazz Music in Professional Schools"

Present - Journalists of Print Media

Davidson Roei

Davidson Roei

Tel Aviv University, Department of Communication 

"The Development of Business News Journalism in Emerging and Developed Economies"

Gursel Zeynep

Gursel Zeynep

University of California, Berkeley, Department of Anthropology 

"The Image Industry: The Work of International News Images in the Age of Digital Reproduction"

Iqani Mehitabel

Iqani Mehitabel

London School of Economics & Political Science, Department of Media & Communications 

"Branding, the Aestheticisation of Consumption and the Glossy Magazine"

Kobanyai Janos

Kobanyai Janos

Hebrew University, Department of Jewish History 

"Creating Jewish Culture in Hungary: Jozsef Patai and his Periodical Mult es Jovo (Past and Future), 1911-1944"

Shalev Shirley

Shalev Shirley

Tel Aviv University, Department of Communication 

"Advanced Reproductive Biotechnologies: The Contribution of Public Debate in the Media to the Politics of Reproduction in Israel"

Steir-Livny Liat

Steir-Livny Liat

Tel Aviv University, The Chaim Rosenberg School of Jewish Studies 

"A World of Difference: The Representation of the Holocaust, Holocaust Survivors and their Rehabilitation in the Films and Journalism of Zionist Organizations in Eretz-Israel and the USA"

Future - Cancer Therapy

Blum Roy

Blum Roy

Tel Aviv University, Department of Neurobiochemistry 

"Studies on the Mechanism of Action of the Proto-oncogene Ras in Human Glioblastoma: New Approaches to Brain Tumor Therapy"

Mann-Steinberg Hagit

Mann-Steinberg Hagit

Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Depatment of Physiology and Pharmacology 

"Inhibition of the Angiogenic Switch of Pancreatic Cancer"

Nevo Ido

Nevo Ido

Tel Aviv University, Department of Cell Research and Immunology

"The Involvement of Fractalkine in Bone-Marrow-Endothelium Transmigration of Neuroblastoma Cells"

Schayek Hagit

Schayek Hagit

Tel Aviv University, Department of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry

"Analysis of Insulin-like Growth Factor-I Receptor Gene Transcription in Prostate Cancer"

Tirro Elena

Tirro Elena

University of Catania, Department of Biomedical Science 

"Role of Inhibitor of Apoptosis Proteins in the Resistance to Cytotoxic and Biological Agents of Solid and Hematological Malignances"

Yacoby Iftach

Yacoby Iftach

Tel Aviv University, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology

"Targeted Drug Carrying Viruses"

Yoeli-Lerner Merav

Yoeli-Lerner Merav

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School, Department of Pathology 

"The PI3K-Akt/PKB Signaling Pathway in Human Breast Carcinoma Invasion"

Zipin Adi

Zipin Adi

Tel Aviv University, Department of Cell Research and Immunology

"Interactions between Chemokines and their Receptors in Colorectal Carcinoma: The CXCL10-CXCR3 Axis"