Scholars 2006

Past - Preserving Cultural Heritage

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Personal Details: 
Department of Zoology - TAU

Title of Research: 
"Veterinary Medicine and Attitudes to Animals: The Heritage of Medieval Islam"
Summary of Research, September 2006

Cholcman Tamar

Cholcman Tamar

Personal Details: 
Art History Dept, The Yolanda and David Katz Faculty of Art - TAU

Title of Research: 
"RECONSTRUCTING A FORGOTTEN CULTURE: EPHEMERAL ART IN SPAIN, PORTUGAL AND FLANDERS IN THE 17TH CENTURY"

Ferber Ilit

Ferber Ilit

Personal Details: 
Fulbright Visiting Scholar, German Dept., Princeton University, USA

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

Furstenberg Ariel

Furstenberg Ariel

Personal Details: 
The School of Philosophy and The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas - TAU

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

Lebovic Nitzan

Lebovic Nitzan

Personal Details: 
Dept. of History - University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA

Title of Research: 
"Hugo Bergmann and the German-Jewish Image of Life"

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Personal Details: 
The School of History - TAU

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

Wilf Eitan

Wilf Eitan

Personal Details: 
Dept. of Anthropology - The University of Chicago, USA

Title of Research: 
"The Cultural Reproduction of Jazz Music in Professional Schools"

Present - Journalists of Print Media

Davidson Roei

Davidson Roei

Personal Details: 
Department of Communication - TAU

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

Gursel Zeynep

Gursel Zeynep

Personal Details:
Dept. of Anthropology - University of California, Berkeley, USA

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

Iqani Mehitabel

Iqani Mehitabel

Personal Details:
Department of Media & Communications London School of Economics & Political Science

Title of Research: 
"Branding, the Aestheticisation of Consumption and the Glossy Magazine"

Kobanyai Janos

Kobanyai Janos

Personal Details:
Department of Jewish History - Hebrew University, Israel

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

Shalev Shirley

Shalev Shirley

Personal Details: 
Department of Communication - TAU

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

Steir-Livny Liat

Steir-Livny Liat

Personal Details: 
The Chaim Rosenberg School of Jewish Studies - TAU

Title of Research: 
"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

Personal Details:
Dept. of Neurobiochemistry - TAU

Title of Research: 
"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

Personal Details:
Dept. of Physiology and Pharmacology - Sackler School of Medicine, TAU

Title of Research: 
"Inhibition of the Angiogenic Switch of Pancreatic Cancer"

Nevo Ido

Nevo Ido

Personal Details: 
Department of Cell Research and Immunology - TAU

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

Schayek Hagit

Schayek Hagit

Personal Details: 
Dept. of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry - TAU

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

Tirro Elena

Tirro Elena

Personal Details: 
Dept. of Biomedical Science - University of Catania

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

Yacoby Iftach

Yacoby Iftach

Personal Details: 
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, TAU

Title of Research: 
"Targeted Drug Carrying Viruses"

Yoeli-Lerner Merav

Yoeli-Lerner Merav

Personal Details:
Dept. of Pathology - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School, USA

Title of Research: 
"The PI3K-Akt/PKB Signaling Pathway in Human Breast Carcinoma Invasion"

Zipin Adi

Zipin Adi

Personal Details: 
Department of Cell Research and Immunology, TAU

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