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Contact Us

The Department of Environmental Economics and Management

The Robert H. Smith Faculty
of Agriculture, Food and Environment
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100
Fax: 08-9466267

Department Head:
Prof. Ayal Kimhi, Tel: 08-9489376

Head of the teaching program:
Dr. Ohad Raveh, Tel: 08-9489373

Meital Kappach, Tel: 08-9489230

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Degrees

B.Sc. Mathematics, Statistics and Economics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1968.

M.Sc. Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1973.

Ph.D. Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1987.


Master's thesis: "Issues in the Theory of Optimal Stopping Rules", directed by Professor Esther Samuel.

Doctoral thesis: "A Bayesian Approach to Prediction in a Model of Planar Autocorrelation", directed by Professor Joseph Yahav.

Major Positions

1968-1974 Teaching and research assistant, Department of Statistics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

1974-1975 Statistical consultant Volcani Institute of Agricultural Research, Beit Dagan.

1974-date Lecturer and consultant in Statistics Department of Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agriculture, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot.

Courses taught

  • Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis A
  • Descriptive Statistics and Excel
  • Fundamental Statistics
  • Principles of Statistical Theory
  • Introduction to Econometrics A
  • Data Analysis and Computer Use (SAS)
  • Methodology of Sensory Evaluation of Food
  • Statistics for Clinical and Nutritional Studies
  • Advanced Marketing A.