Nadav Perez-Vaisvidovsky /
Welfare Policy Program Fellow
Dr. Nadav Perez-Vaisvidovsky is a faculty member in the Social Work Department of the Ashkelon Academic College in the areas of social policy, policy change and poverty. His doctorate dealt with the influence of perceptions of fatherhood on legislating paternity leave in Israel. His area of research is policy formation and, in particular, how ideas and perceptions relate to material interests and their impact on the policy process. Dr. Perez-Vaisvidovsky researches policy relating to fatherhood and policy in the field of mental health.