Scholars 2011

Past - Evolution

Aiden Erez

Aiden Erez

Personal Details:
Harvard University, Program for Evolutionary Dynamics

Title of Research:
“Evolutionary Game Theory based on Massively Multiplayer Economic Experiments”

Cohen Ofir

Cohen Ofir

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, The Department of Cell Research and Immunology

Title of Research:
“Evolutionary Models for Analyzing Gene Content”

Elyashiv Eyal

Elyashiv Eyal

Personal Details:
The Hebrew University, Department of Evolution, Ecology and Behavior

Title of Research:
“Characterizing the Genome-wide Effects of Natural Selection on Patterns of Genetic Variation
in Drosophila and Great Apes”

Haber Annat

Haber Annat

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Department of Zoology

Title of Research:
“Macroevolutionary Aspects of Morphological Integration”

Lurie-Weinberger Mor

Lurie-Weinberger Mor

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology

Title of Research:
“Contribution of Lateral Gene Transfer to Host-microbe Interaction”

M'gonigle Leithen

M'gonigle Leithen

Pesonal Details:
University of British Columbia, Department of Zoology

Title of Research:
“Multi-species Interactions and the Evolution of Biological Systems”

Raz Gal

Raz Gal

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Department of Film and Television and the Faculty of Medicine

Title of Research:
“Neural Markers of Cinematic Emotion Experience - The Role of Inter-regional Coupling Dynamics”

Vortman Yoni

Vortman Yoni

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Department of Zoology

Tltle of Research:
“The Evolution of Sexual Signals in the East-Mediterranean Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica transitiva)”

Present - Cinema and Society

Bertozzi Eddie

Bertozzi Eddie

Personal Details:
University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies

Title of Research:
“One Step Forward into Reality: Redefining the Realist Style in Contemporary Chinese Cinema”

Galili Doron

Galili Doron

Personal Details:
University of Chicago, Department of Cinema and Media Studies

Title of Research:
“Seeing by Electricity: The Emergence of Television and the Modern Mediascape, 1878-1939”

Geva Dan

Geva Dan

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Multidisciplinary Program in the Arts/Film & Television, Faculty of the Arts

Title of Research:
“The Image of the Documentarist on Joris Ivens' Oeuvre”

Lee Toby

Lee Toby

Personal Details:
Harvard University, Department of English, Program in Communications and Culture

Title of Research:
“The Thessaloniki International Film Festival: Space, Scale and Public Culture on the Margins of Europe”

Numa Irit

Numa Irit

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Department of Film and Television

Title of Research:
“Hyper-Narrative Cinema as an Empowerment Tool: Developing Optional Thinking Among Youth in Situations of Risk and Distress”

Raviv Orna

Raviv Orna

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, The School of Philosophy

Title of Research:
“Beyond the Screen: The Ethical Dimension of the Cinematic Experience”

Future - Ageing, Facing the Challenge

Barak Boaz

Barak Boaz

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Department of Neurobiology

Title of Research:
“Elucidating the Involvement of Synaptic Proteins in Synaptic Plasticity Processes”

Cary Michael

Cary Michael

Personal Details:
University of California, San Francisco, The Department of Biomedical Informatics

Title of Researach:
“Elucidating Molecular Mechanisms of Longevity Control through Comparative Analysis of Large Scale Genomic and Proteomic Data Sets”

Hogri Roni

Hogri Roni

Personal Details:
Tel Aviv University, Department of Psychology

Title of Research:
“The Inferior Olivary Error Signal: Properties, Modulation, and Consequences”

Idelevich Anna

Idelevich Anna

Personal Details:
The Hebrew University, Institute of Biochemistry, Food Science and Nutrition

Title of Research:
“The Role of Bone Gla Protein in the Metabolism and Mineralization of Cartilage and Vasculature”

Vannini Patrizia

Vannini Patrizia

Personal Details:
Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Title of Research:
“Impact of Amyloid on Memory Function in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease”

Wei Yuehua

Wei Yuehua

Personal Details:
University of California, San Francisco, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

Title of Research:
“Biochemical Analysis of a New Signaling Pathway that Regulates Lifespan”