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Senior Staff of Bezalel

Department, track and unit heads:

Prof. Adi Stern       President
Dr. Yuval Karniel Deputy President for Academic Affairs
Ms. Michal Eitan  Head of Master’s program in Industrial Design (M.Des.)
Mr. Nicola Trezzi Head of Master of Fine Arts program (M.F.A.)


Arch. Yuval Yaski  Head of Jack D. Weiler Architecture Department
Dr. Arch. Els Verbakel Head of the Master's Program in Urban Design
Dr. Lyat Friedman Head of the Master's Program in Policy and Theory of the Arts
Mr. Eli Petel Head of the Blanche & Romie Shapiro Fine Arts Department
Ms. Tamara Yovel Jones Head of the Jewelry and Fashion Design Department
Dr. Dor Guez Head of the Photography Department
Prof. Dudu Mezah  Head of Screen Based Arts Department
Dr. Eran Ehrlich Head of the Ceramic and Glass Design Department
Mr. Josef Hefetz Head of the Benjamin Swig Industrial Design Department
Mr. Erez Gavish Head of the Rothschild Caesarea Foundation Visual Communication Department
Dr. Ori Bartal Head of the History and Theory Department

Administrative Officers


Mr. Dor Lin


Ms. Liv Sperber Vice President for International Affairs
Ms. Liat Ben-Harush Student Administrator
Mr. David Larry    Financial Officer
Ms. Sheli Hershko Dean of Students
Mr. Zion Nitzan Digital Media Manager
Mr. Gadi Kaufman Security, Safefy and communications Manager
Mr. Idan Koka Warehouse Manager
Mr. Moshe Levi Maintenance Manager
Ms. Yulia Mandelzweig Human Resources Manager
Mr. Eldad Shalhevet Efraymi Information Techology Manager
Mr. Nadav Sheratzky Head of Library and Digital Resources
Mr. Gadi Singer Operations Manager
Ms. Shely Sussman Head of Learning & Teaching
Ms. Zohara Talmon Purchasing Manager     
Ms. Michal Turgeman Spokesperson and Public Affairs Manager