Curriculum vitae

Academic Degrees:

1965
B.Sc. in Mathematics, Physics & Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1971
M.A. in Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. (Thesis: The decomposition of the power function when testing a space of estimable functions of parameters by Scheffe's method).
1980
Ph.D. in Statistics. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. (Thesis: Selected problems of statistical inference in the multinomial model with ordered probabilities).

Employment and Academic Appointments:

2003 – today
Freelancer statistician.
2003 – today
Lecturer of Statistics to students in the International Master of Public Health (IMPH) program of the Hadassah – Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
1990 - 2003
Senior Biostatistician, Department of Social Medicine, Hadassah Medical Center.
1989 - 1990
Visiting Scientist, Division of Biostatistics and Clinical Epidemiology, Medical College of Wisconsin.
1988 - 1989
Head of the Department of Medical Ecology, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1983 - 1990
Lecturer in Statistics, Faculty of Medicine and School of Public Health, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1982 - 1983
Visiting assistant research statistician, Department of Biomathematics, University of California at Los Angeles.
1981 - 1982
Post-doctoral research fellow, Department of Biomathematics, University of California at Los Angeles.
1979 - 1981
Statistician, Jerusalem Lipid Research Clinic.
1976 - 1979
Statistician and Instructor in Statistics, Department of Medical Ecology, The Hebrew University - Hadassah Medical School. Data Processing Manager, Jerusalem Perinatal Study (Research on oral contraceptives).
1972 - 1976
Teaching Assistant, Department of Statistics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1971 - 1972
Teaching Assistant, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva.
1970 - 1971
Research Assistant, Israel Rainmaking Experiment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1965 - 1969
Staff statistician, Department of Orthodontics, The Hebrew University - Hadassah School of Dentistry, Jerusalem.
1958 - 1961
Compulsory military service, Israel Defense Forces.

Other Appointments:

2003 – Present
Freelancer statistician.
2013 – Present
Member of the IMPH Admissions Committee, The Hadassah-Hebrew University Braun School of Public Health.
2009 - 2011
Member of the admission committee for the International Master of Public Health of the Hadassah – Hebrew University School of Public Health in Jerusalem.
2009 - 2011
Member of the admission committee for the Clinical Epidemiology program of the Hadassah – Hebrew University School of Public Health in Jerusalem.
1993 - 1995
Coordinator of the Israeli Students MPH Programme, The Hebrew University - Hadassah School of Public Health, Jerusalem
1993 - 1995
Member of the Admissions Committee for the Israeli Students MPH Programme, The Hebrew University - Hadassah School of Public Health,  Jerusalem.
1989
Member of the Admissions Committee for the International Students MPH Programme, The Hebrew University - Hadassah School of Public Health, Jerusalem.
1988 - 1989
Member of the Executive Committee, The Hebrew University - Hadassah School of Public Health, Jerusalem.
1988 - 1995
Member of the Curriculum and Evaluation Committee, The Hebrew University - Hadassah School of Public Health, Jerusalem.
1985 - 1988
Member of the Review Group, WHO Special Programme for Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, Geneva.

Awards and honors

2004 - 2005
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
2001 - 2002
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
1996 - 1997
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
1995 - 1996
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
1994 - 1995
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
1993 - 1994
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
1988 - 1989
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
1987 - 1988
Letter of commendation for teaching excellence.
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