Israel Professorship in Communication Science

Prof. Dr. Yossi David

 

Education

2018-2019
Visiting scholar, Department of Communication, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.

2013-2018
Ph.D., Department of Communication & Journalism, Hebrew University.

Dissertation Title: "Gendering Political Conflict: Gender Perceptions and Public Opinion in the Israel-Palestinian Conflict."

Supervisor: Professor Ifat Maoz

2010-2013
M.A. (magna cum laude), Department of Communication & Journalism, and the Lafer Center for Gender & Women's Studies, Hebrew University.

Thesis Title: "Communication, Involvement and Climate of Opinion in the 2011 Israeli social protest movement."

Supervisor: Professor Jacob Shamir

2007-2009
B.A., Department of Communication & Journalism, and Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Hebrew University.

 

Research Interests

  • Public opinion
  • Media psychology
  • Social movements
  • Quantitative methods
  • Israel

 

Membership in professional associations

  • International Communication Association (ICA)
  • World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR)
  • Israeli Communication Association (ISCA)
  • Israeli Sociological Association (ISS)

 

Awards

2018
CAAJ - Child Arrest and Access to Justice in East Jerusalem Award, ISF grant, the Institute of Criminology, Faculty of Law, Hebrew University.

2013-2018
Award for PhD candidates, Department of Communication & Journalism, Hebrew University.

2017-2018
Research grant for PhD candidates, the Smart Institute of Communications, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

2014-2017
The Harry and Sylvia Hoffmann leadership fellowship for outstanding PhD candidates, Hebrew University.

2010-2017
JIPP - Joint Israeli Palestinian Polls project Award, the Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace, Hebrew University.

2012
Levi Eshkol Institute for Social, Economic and Political Research in Israel Award, for research on the 2011 Israeli social protest, Hebrew University.

2012
Shaine Center for research in Social Sciences Award, for outstanding master's Thesis, Hebrew University.

2012
MA Award, for writing a master thesis, the Department of Communication & Journalism, Hebrew University.

2011
MA Award, for master students, Lafer Center for Gender and Women's Studies, Hebrew University.