Yael Teff-Seker


Position Title
Irael Institute Teaching Fellow, Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology and Religious Studies


Dr. Yael Teff-Seker has a Ph.D. in Conflict Studies (2014) from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. She has been a researcher and lecturer at the Technion University (since 2013). She has also been a researcher and teaching fellow at Ben-Gurion University (2020) and at the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies (2018-2020). Dr. Teff-Seker's research and teaching focus mostly on the social, political, and strategic aspects of environmental planning and policy. Her geographic foci are predominantly Europe and the Middle East, specifically desert and marine environments, islands, nature reserves, and farmland areas.