Roni Porat

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  • Roni Porat
  • Behavioral Scientist, Hebrew University,
  • Talk Title TBD


Roni Porat headshotRoni Porat is a behavioral scientist at the Hebrew University, with a dual appointment as a senior lecturer at the Political Science and International Relations Departments. Born and raised in Israel, she is passionate about understanding what drives individual and collective behaviors in conflicts, and how to use research-based insights to mobilise society in support of peace and social justice.

Her first line of research concerns developing and experimentally testing interventions that aim to promote peace and tolerance between rival groups. Her second line of research concerns the role of emotion and emotion expressions in promoting social justice and peace. To learn more about her ongoing work, visit her research page.