Public Activity

7th International Ph.D. Workshop: Comparative Regionalism: Theoretical and Methodological Advancements

Beit-Maiersdorf Faculty Club
Tue, 16/05/2017 to Thu, 18/05/2017


The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Leonard Davis Institute for International Relations, The Department of International Relations
In cooperation with:
The Berlin Graduate School for Transnational Studies (BTS), a joint venture of the Freie Universität Berlin (FU), the Hertie School of Governance, and the WZB Berlinn Social Sciences Center; The University of Freiburg; And the University of Goettingen


Fifth Learning Community Meeting: Belonging, Gender, and Conflict Resolution

Room 502 Beit Maiersdorf, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mon, 08/05/2017 - 12:30 to 16:00

Opening: Prof. Dan Miodownik, Academic Director, the Leonard Davis Institute for International Relations, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Prof. Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, the Faculty of Law (Institute of Criminology) and the School of Social Work and Public Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Dr. Sarai Aharoni, Gender Studies, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Ms. Siri Levinas with Ms. Yahaloma Zchut, Women Wage Peace.
Prof. Yifat Bitton, Faculty of Law, College of Management and the Hebrew University

Davis Researchers Seminar

Room 2415, Faculty of Social Sciences
Mon, 24/04/2017 - 12:30 to 14:00


Yvgeny Yanvosky will present his paper: "Precise and War" 
Jonathan Grossman will be the discussant for this presentation.
In my research I try to uncover the unique way in which the ability to precise shapes the modes and conducts of war. I show, that by its constant improvement and development, precision become a critical factor in a political process, and by this way has its influence in a way people run wars. 



Writing workshop: Writing Translation

Room 341, Rabin Building, Mt. Scopus Campus
Tue, 28/03/2017 - 10:00 to 12:30


The Writing Translation, workshop focuses on texts written around and following the third meeting of the Sophie Davis Learning Community on Translation, Gender, and Conflict Resolution. The texts focus on the translation processes in which we are involved, focusing on the ways in which traditions, languages, and individuals’ social locations impact (and are impacted by) translation processes, as well as the translation practices themselves.  


Joint Israeli-Palestinian cinema on sports

Room 32, Media Department, Main Library, Mount Scopus
Tue, 28/03/2017 - 12:30 to 15:45


A cinematic event marking the 50th anniversary of the 1967 war.
For additional information please check the attached invitation.


Davis Researchers Seminar

Room 2415, Faculty of Social Sciences
Mon, 27/03/2017 - 12:30 to 14:00

Alexis Lerner will present his paper: " Authoritarian Co-optation of Dissent: Theory and Dataset"