Supervisors

Alon Dombovsky
Research Project Supervisor
Subject:         The land of Israel, the Jewish-Arab conflict and introduction to the Arava, and Research Project Supervisor

Residence:     Moshav Idan

Short Biography:
1996 - We moved to the Arava at 1996, became members in Moshav Idan at 1998.


Relevant Employment:
Lecturer at AICAT
Tour guide     
Director of the Hazeva Field School

Relevant Education:
Graduate of Haifa University, majoring in Geography and Israel studies
Certified tour guide since 1997
Hagar Hogen
Research Project Supervisor
Subject:          Community leadership and Research Project Supervisor

Residence:     Zuqim    

Short Biography:
Marital status – married + 3
2003- coordinating  community projects in organizations and non-profit associations in different fields, such as integration and formal and non-formal education.
2010-2013 - coordinatung a project in a social organization in the sustainable education field,

Relevant Employment:
  • Lecturer and supervisor at the Arava International Center for Agricultural Training
  • Librarian at the community library on Zuqim
Relevant Education:
  • BA in Literature and Southeast Asian Studies (Tel Aviv University)
Tal Gur
Research Project Supervisor
Lives in Faran, Married +3.
Graduated from the Hebrew University with BSc in Agriculture, focusing on Aquaculture. 
Employed by the R&D center as a technitian researcher at the Aquaculture department
Avioz Maayan
Research Project Supervisor
Avioz Maayan
B.ed- non-formal education
Third year in aicat
Moderatoe/supervisor for research projects
Ilanit Epshtein
Research Project Supervisor

Subject:          Research project supervisor

Residence:     Moshav Idan

Short Biography:
Married + 3

Relevant Employment:
- Project Supervisor at AICAT
- BitumProof SA, Waterproofing Company, Financial Manager.
- EXDEV (Pty) Ltd, Exps Prop Management cc, Financial clerk
            
Relevant Education:
- SAP Training Academy, SAP Academy, South-Africa TSCM – Procurement   Academy. Certification: Solution Consultant
- Bookkeeping till trial Balance

 
 
Leaora Policar
Research Project Supervisor

 

Subject:        Flowers, and Research Project Supervisor
Residence:    Moshav Tsofar 

Short Biography
:
Marital status – married + 3
Settled on Moshav Tsofar, growing vegetables and flowers

Relevant Employment:
English teacher for the1st – 6th grades at the regional Shittim School and Woodruff anthroposophical school
Netta Isralowitz
Research Project Supervisor

Subject:          Methodology of Scientific Research, Community Strength & prevention Workshop and Research Project Supervisor

Residence:      Moshav Tsofar

Short Biography:
Married +3
Second generation af farmers in Moshav Tzofar.
I worked independently in marketing and sales promotion of tourist sites in Israel.

Relevant Employment:
For the past six years I have been the director of a desert tourist inn offering special desert hospitality.
 Workes  at AICATas a Supevisor for term papers and a lecturer in methodology and life skills.


Relevant Education:
BA in behavioral science at the Tel Aviv Jaffa Academic College
MA  in conflict management and resolution at Ben Gurion University, Beer sheva
Currently a PhD student at Ben-Gurion University, Beer Sheva.

Publications

Oren Bar Lavan
Research Project Supervisor
Subject:        Agro - Economics and Research Project Supervisor 

Residence:     Moshav Ein Yahav

Short Biography:
  • Marital status – married + 3
  • Grew up in the Arava on Moshav Ein Yahav
  • Owner of a farm on Moshav Ein Yahav since 1999

Relevant Employment:
            Supervisor of research studies and lecturer at the Arava International Center for Agricultural Training since 2001.

Relevant Education:
B.Sc in agricultural economics and administration, specialization at the agricultural economics and marketing division
Aviv Shapira
Research Project Supervisor
Anat Elkayam
Research Project Supervisor