Miri Yemini




Post Doctoral, Department of Materials Engineering, Ben-Gurion University; Ph.D, Biotechnology, Tel Aviv University; MA, Biochemistry; MBA, Tel Aviv University; BA, Ben-Gurion University

Miri Yemini /
Education Policy Program Fellow

Dr. Yemini is a senior faculty member in the Department of Educational Policy and Administration at Tel Aviv University. In addition, she serves as community head of the Israeli Sociology Society and as a member of the research team of the Van Leer Institute. Dr. Yemini holds a BA from the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Ben-Gurion University, an MA in Biochemistry and an MBA (with a specialization in entrepreneurship) from Tel Aviv University. She also has a PhD in Biotechnology from Tel Aviv University, and completed post-doctoral studies in the Materials Science Department of Ben-Gurion University. Between 2009 and 2011, she was a faculty member in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at the Shamoon College, and served as Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Head of Research at the College. Dr. Yemini has published numerous studies in the field of education and has won competitive grants from Israeli and international agencies. She was included in the TheMarker Magazine list of 40 leading Israelis under the age of 40 for 2012.