The Academic Study Group

Workshop / Study Tours to Israel

ASG organises 3-5 workshops / study tours in Israel p.a.

Each workshop runs for 2-3 days followed by field trips around Israel.

Past workshops have focused on issues in fields as varied as:-

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Ageing
  • Ageing - Premature ageing and DNA Damage
  • Bio-Engineering
  • Brain Development (held at the Weizmann Institute)
  • Brain Repair (held at Hebrew University)
  • Breast Cancer Genetics
  • Child Anxiety (held at Tel Aviv University)
  • Child Psychiatry
  • COIN - Counter Terrorism (held at Bar Ilan University)
  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine (held at the Bnei Zion Hospital, Haifa)
  • Criminology (held at Hebrew University)
  • Economic Theory
  • Educational Psychology (held at David Yellin College)
  • Endocrinology
  • The Ethics of War (held at Hebrew University)
  • Gene Therapy
  • Geology
  • Gerontology
  • Giftedness in Children
  • High-Energy Physics
  • Mitochondria
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing Studies
  • Organic Farming
  • The Political Geography of “Borders”
  • The Politics of China-Central Asia & the Middle East
  • Science Education
  • Water Engineering
  • Web Design
  • Women & Spirituality
  • Women’s Studies

Middle East politics permitting, ASG is committed to involving Palestinian academics and Arab scholars from farther afield in the Region in this Workshop programme.