Members and Staff

Members of the Academy

Members
  • Moshe Bar-Asher, President of the Academy of the Hebrew Language
  • Aharon Maman, Vice President of the Academy of the Hebrew Language
  • Uzzi Ornan, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
  • Ilan Eldar, Haifa University
  • Yoel Elitzur, Herzog College
  • Shulamit Elizur, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Cyril Aslanoff, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Haim Be’er, writer
  • Joshua Blau, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Yaakov Bentolila, Ben-Gurion University
  • Yochanan Breuer, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Esther Goldenberg, editor
  • Rabbi Dr. Chanoch Gamliel, Herzog College
  • Aharon Dotan, Tel Aviv University
  • Aminadav Dykman, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Avi Hurvitz, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Yehudit Henshke, Haifa University
  • Gail Hareven, writer
  • Malka Zemeli, The Academy of the Hebrew Language
  • Shimon Sandbank, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Ephraim Hazan, Bar-Ilan University
  • Abraham Tal, Tel Aviv University
  • Avraham Yavin, editor and translator
  • Yosef Ofer, Bar-Ilan University
  • Joseph Yahalom, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Chaim E. Cohen, Tel Aviv University
  • Ktzia Katz, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Mordechay Mishor, The Academy of the Hebrew Language
  • Shlomo Naeh, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Rabbi Haim Sabato, writer
  • Amatziah Porat, Bar-Ilan University
  • Moshe Florentin, Tel Aviv University
  • Rabbi Shamma Yehuda Friedman, Bar-Ilan University
  • Steven E. Fassberg, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Simcha Kogut, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Elisha Qimron, Ben-Gurion University
  • Menahem Kister, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • David Rosenthal, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Ora (Rodrigue) Schwarzwald, Bar-Ilan Universty
  • Shimon Sharvit, Bar-Ilan University
  • Ofra Tirosh-Becker, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Honorary Members
  • Aaron Bar-Adon, University of Texas at Austin
  • Takamitsu Muraoka, University of Leiden
  • Richard C. Steiner, Yeshiva University
  • Geoffrey Khan, University of Cambridge
  • Steven D. Fraade, Yale University
  • Avraham Holtz, The Jewish Theological Seminary
  • Stefan Schorch, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Dov Septimus, Harvard University

 

Advisory Members
  • Miron C. Izakson, Poet and writer
  • Prof Avner Holtzman, Tel Aviv University
  • Mordechai E. Kislev, Bar-Ilan University
  • Irit Linur, Writer
  • Uri Mor, Ben-Gurion University
  • Yael Reshef, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Zeruya Shalev, Writer
  • Avi Shmidman, Bar-Ilan University

 

Academy Staff

Presidency and Executive Board
  • Prof. Moshe Bar-Asher, President
  • Prof. Aharon Maman, Vice President
  • Executive Board: Prof. Chaim E. Cohen, Prof. Yehudit Henshke, Prof. Yosef Ofer, Prof. Ofra Tirosh-Becker

 

Management
  • Tali Ben-Yehuda, Director General
  • Dorit Lerer, Deputy Director General
  • Shahaf Reich, Assistant to the President & the Director General
  • Sigal Natan, Chief Secretary

 

Administration and Finances
  • Sarit Harel-Mimran, Resource Development Manager, Academy’s Friends Association
  • Reuven Gross, Accountant
  • Orly Biron, Human Resources
  • Etty Mishli, Publications Sales Coordinator

 

Publications
  • Prof. Aharon Maman, Editor of Leshoneinu
  • Prof. Yosef Ofer, Secretary of Leshoneinu
  • Dr. Ariel Shaveh , Editor of Ha’Ivrit
  • Dr. Yaakov Etzion, Editor of Akadem

 

Heads of Departments
  • Ronit Gadish, Academic Secretariat
  • Dr. Smadar Cohen, Linguistic consultant at the Israel Broadcasting Corporation
  • Orly Albeck, Advanced Training Program
  • Yifat Zilberman, Hebrew Learning Center and Gallery
  • Nimrod Furhang, Computer and Information Systems
  • Liza Mohar, Publications Department
  • Talik Carmon, Internet, New Media & Public Events

 

Historical Dictionary Project
  • Prof. Chaim E. Cohen, Chief Editor
  • Prof. Yosef Ofer, Associate Editor
  • Ayelet Harel, Head of Department of Modern Literature & Project Coordinator
  • Dr. Alexei Yuditzky, Head of Department of Ancient Literature
  • Dr. Yechiel Kara, Head of Department of Geonic Literature
  • Amir Gaash, Head of Department of Medieval Arabic-Influenced Literature
  • Dr. Ariel Shaveh, Head of Department of Medieval Rabbinic Literature
  • Doron Rubinstein, Dictionary Entries Superior,

 

Library and Archive
  • Sarit Amedi, Librarian
  • Arye Olman, PhD, Archive and Llibrary
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