Transition to New Leadership Team

at the University of Haifa

      Dr. Ron Robin is the 11th President of the University

            Former President of Intel Israel Mooley Eden Elected as new University Executive Committee Chair

 

University of Haifa News…

Cancer treatment co ARTSaVIT raises $6.3m

The company is developing a treatment for cancer that activates a controlled cell-killerARTSaVIT, a company developing a cancer drug, has completed a $6.3 financing round. The company is slated to enter the Merck Ventures incubator in Yavne operating under Inter-Lab, the Israeli drug development...More...

Shmuel (Mooley) Eden Elected as New Executive Committee Chairman

One of Israel's technology leaders, Shmuel (Mooly) Eden was just elected as the Chairman of the University of Haifa Executive Committee.  Mooly was the Senior Vice President in Intel and the President of Intel Israel.  In 2012, Mooly was voted by Forbes Magazine as one of the top most...More...

What’s Happening at the American Society …

“The Thrill and Excitement of Being Here Continues to Grow.”

Rebekah and Henry RosenbergThe end of my third week studying at The University of Haifa is drawing near, however, the thrill and excitement of being here continues to grow. I feel the impact of my experiences in Haifa as they shape my worldview and understanding of the conflict in the Middle East. The focus of my studies Terrorism and Response as well as Peace Psychology. It’s kind of a...More...

University of Haifa National Security Expert Dan Schueftan Shares His Views with Audiences in Five States

Dr. Dan Schueftan shared his insights about the security of Israel with enthusiastic audiences at American Society of the University of Haifa events in the Midwest and Northeast in late March.Following a speaking appearance at the AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., Dr. Schueftan was off on a whirlwind series of lectures, debates, conversations and meetings with friends of the...More...

University of Haifa Program on Innovation and Startups a Success Despite Surprise Spring Snow Storm in Boston

Speakers at the "Ready for Launch" program included, from left, Elka Nir, me, Carolyn Keller, Ben Sigel, Nadav Efraty, Omri Shor and Prof. Edi Barkai.In spite of a spring snow storm on April 4 the University of Haifa "Ready for Launch" program about bringing exciting new ideas developed at the University to market attracted a large audience.Elka Nir, CEO of Carmel Ltd, the...More...

University of Haifa Community Mourns the Passing of Honorary Chairman Leon H. Charney

Leon H. Charney, the Honorary Chairman of the Board of Governors of the University of Haifa and a respected leader and loyal friend of the American Society, passed away on March 21, 2016.Leon Charney was an American original. The son of a sewing supply salesman who left him just $34, he became a self-made billionaire, a leading philanthropist in the United States and Israel, and Honorary...More...