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Haim Gvirtzman, PhD Biography

Full Professor of Hydrology at the Institute of Earth Sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"

No position found as of Aug. 24, 2015

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Full Professor of Hydrology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2007-present
  • Member, Water Authority Council, Water Commission (Israel), 2011-2014
  • Head, Hydrology and Water Resources Program, Faculty of Science, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2009-2013
  • Member, Committee for Preparing the Permanent Water Agreement with Palestinians, Water Commission (Israel), 2008-2010
  • Member, Hydrological Program, Israel National Commission for UNESCO, 2002-2007
  • Associate Professor of Hydrology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2001
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Mekoroth Water Company (Israel), 1997-2000
  • Senior Lecturer in Hydrology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1992
  • Lecturer in Hydrology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1991
  • Post-doctoral Researcher, Stanford University, 1989
  • PhD, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel), 1988
  • BSc, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel), 1983
  • Born in Jerusalem on May 31, 1957
  • Lives in Dolev, a settlement of 230 families 40km outside of Jerusalem
  • Awarded the Ish-Shalom Award (Yad Ben-Zvi) for the book Israel Water Resources, 2003
Quoted in:
  1. Is Water Equitably Distributed throughout Israel and the Palestinian Territories?