Dr. Yoav Friedman
Dr. Yoav Friedman, received his PhD from the Department of Politics and Government at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. His doctoral research dealt with EU's higher education policies, namely the Bologna Process and internationalization policies. He is a graduate of the European Forum MA program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and holds a BA in European History from BGU. Currently, Dr. Friedman serves as the head of Bezalel Academy of Art and Design's Research & Innovation Authority, serves as an Israeli representative at the EU's HERE Forum and chairs the Jean Monnet international research network on Cultural Diplomacy.