Rotem Ruff is Head of the Office of International Academic Affairs and a lecturer in the Department for Visual and Material Culture. She is also Associate Director at Artis, and has extensive experience in the curation and production of exhibitions, conferences and cultural events at museums and other Israeli and international cultural venues, including the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York and the Haifa Museum of Art. Ruff is the co-founder and co-director of REACTIK, an International Erasmus+ Jean-Monnet Network, researching EU Cultural Diplomacy and Policy.
Ruff holds a B.A. and M.A. in Art History from Hunter College, New York. She served on the International Council of the renowned television series Art21 and on the judging panel of the Landau Prize. She currently sits in the Israeli Lottery Committee for the Arts, the International Exposure dance festival, and DocAviv film festival.