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Visitors for the Academic Year 2022/2023

Name Institution Period of Visit Host

Prof. Sandu Popescu

The Bristol Centre for Nanoscience and Quantum Information
Professor of Physics, School of Physics
University of Bristol 
Bristol, UK

Email: S.Popescu@bristol.ac.uk

October 18-December 20,
Prof. Lev Vaidman
School of Physics and Astronomy
Phone: 03-6406014
Email: vaidman@tauex.tau.ac.il

Prof. Tom Gunning

Professor Emeritus
Departments of Art History, Cinema and Media Studies,
and the College
The University of Chicago 
Chicago, USA

Email: tgunning@uchicago.edu

October 20-December 14,
Dr. Ohad Landesman
Steve Tisch School of Film and Television

Email: lander@tauex.tau.ac.il

Prof. Alex Zunger

Research Professor 
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute
The University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA

Phone: +1 (303) 492-7084
Email: alex.zunger@colorado.edu

Second part of
his visit
January 1-31,2023
Prof. Ori Cheshnovsky
Emeritus in School of Chemistry
Phone: 03-6408325
Email: orich@tauex.tau.ac.il

Prof. Mitsuo Kawato

Brain Information Communication Research 
Laboratory Group
Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR)
Kyoto, Japan


One week
Academic year


Prof. Talma Hendler
School of psychological science
Sagol School of neuroscience
Phone: +972-3-6973953

Email: tlvcbf@gmail.com


Prof. Peter John Loewen

Department of Political Science
Munk School of Global Affairs and Public
The University of Toronto,
Toronto, Canada

Email: peter.loewen@utoronto.ca

Second part of
his visit

Academic year
Dr. Lior Sheffer
School of Political Science, Government,
​and International Affairs

Phone: +972-3-647-707-1185
Email: liorsheffer@tauex.tau.ac.il

Prof. Oheim Martin

Director of the Saints-Pères Paris Institute for the
​Neurosciences (SPPIN), 
Paris, France

Email: martin.oheim@parisdescartes.fr

Second part of
his visit

Academic year
Dr. Pablo Blinder
Department of Neurobiology
Phone: +972-3- 03-6409640
Email: pb@tauex.tau.ac.il

Prof. Paul North

Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Yale University
New Haven, Connecticut, USA

Email: paul.a.north@yale.edu

Three weeks
Academic year
Prof. Galili Shahar
Head, School of Cultural Science
Phone: +972-3-6409325

Email: gshahar@tauex.tau.ac.il

Prof. Pedro Vieira

The Clay Riddell Paul Dirac Chair in Theoretical Physics
Perimeter Institute for  Theoretical Physics 
Perimeter Research Chair,
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Email: pvieira@perimeterinstitute.ca

Four-Six weeks
Academic year
Dr. Amit Sever
School of Physics and Astronomy
Phone: +972-3- 6408579 
Email: asever@tauex.tau.ac.il
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