AIS ACHIEVEMENTS AWARDS

AIS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

The AIS Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a senior scholar in any field of Israel Studies whose lasting and path-breaking contributions have significantly shaped the field.

Details about next year's award will be forthcoming.

 

PAST RECIPIENTS OF THE AWARD:

2021: Prof. Emeritus Benny Morris (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)

2020: Yael Zerubavel (Rutgers University)

2017: Alan Dowty (University of Notre Dame) and Pnina Lahav (Boston University) 

2016: Anita Shapira (Tel-Aviv University)

2015: Itzhak Galnoor (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

2014: Yosef Gorny (Tel Aviv University)

2013: Myron Aronoff (Rutgers: The State University of New Jersey)   


AIS YOUNG SCHOLAR AWARD

The Young Scholar Award recognizes an exceptional scholar who has made significant contributions to the field of Israel Studies, and whose record of publications and scholarship has demonstrated the potential to shape the field in the future. The award is open to scholars who are 45 years old or younger, inclusive of people up to the rank of Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer in Israeli universities). A committee of prominent Israel Studies scholars will evaluate the nomination materials and determine the award winner.

The prize awarded is $5000.

Details about next year's award will be forthcoming.

 
PAST RECIPIENTS OF THE AWARD:

2020: Amnon Cavari (Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya) and Alexander Kaye (Brandeis University)

2019: Liat Steir-Livny (Sapir Academic College, Israel and the Open University of Israel)

2018: Ayelet Harel Shalev (Ben-Gurion University)

2016: Uriel Abulof (Tel-Aviv University and Princeton University) 

2015: Mohammed Wattad (Zefat Academic College)

2014: Omri Herzog (Sapir Academic College)

2013: Gur Alroey (University of Haifa)

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