Development in Context Lab

Moran Ministar - Research coordinator
Moran Ministar

I have a BA in Psychology and am currently studying for an MA in Educational Counseling at Haifa University. Over the past few years I have worked as a group coordinator for children and youth at risk; I am now an instructor at a day care center for teenage girls at risk.

Reem Meklada - Research assistant
Reem Meklada

I am a BA student with a double major in education and sociology - anthropology. I volunteer at a youth center and am an active member of the “Maase" organization that aims  to develop personal skills and individual empowerment among Druz youth. In the future, I would like to work in education and consulting for Israeli youths, while working towards a PhD.

Mirna Safieh - Research assistant
Mirna Safieh

I began my studies in biology and psychology but decided to focus on biology and medical sciences, hoping to pursue a graduate research field that combines biology (particularly genetics) with the study of behavior. In addition, I work in and train volunteers at the youth center.

Liraz Segal - Research assistant
liraz segal

I am an MA student in Educational Consultancy and have a dual BA in education and sociology and anthropology. I served in the army for five years (2005-2010) as War Room Officer in Southern Gaza, as Team Commander at the Officers’ Training School  in Mitzpe Ramon, and as Coordination Management and Training Officer in a Commanders’ course in the general Branch. My research interests include Matchmaker TV programs, websites, forums and Facebook pages. I believe we should all live according to the motto: "Hope for the Best, Prepare for the Worst".