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Join Our Team - Tenure Track Position

Join Our Team - Tenure Track Position

August 7, 2017

We are seeking to fill a tenure-track position (alternative ranks: Lecturer, Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor), commencing Fall 2018.

The Call is open to outstanding candidates in all areas and sub-fields of International Development, broadly construed, including in particular Community Development. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree at the time of hire, and demonstrate an active research program, indicating the potential for outstanding scholarship. The language of teaching at our Program is English.

Track in Gender and Development

Track in Gender and Development

July 9, 2017

We are thrilled to announce that in next academic year, Glocal will offer a new specialization in Gender and Development. This track is designed to give students a firm grounding both in theories and practice and will incorporate the focus on gender through the core and elective courses and over the internship.      

Olam Dinner

New Partnerships

June 26, 2017

On Friday, June 9th, Dr. Reut Barak Weekes from Glocal participated in an event organized by JDC Entwine, REALITY (Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation), & OLAM. In this event, these important organizations joined forces to bring together alumni and partners for an intimate and inspiring Shabbat dinner. 

Deadline Extension

June 14, 2017

We are happy to declare that because of the high demand over the last weeks, our opening for receiving application has been extended by a month to July 15th. 
 

Alumni weekend in Jisr A Zarka

Alumni weekend in Jisr A Zarka

June 14, 2017

Over the last weekend, our alumni community gathered in the village of Jisr a Zarka in the north of Israel for our 2nd Glocal weekend. Besides of catching up, our program offered a tour in the village and a few sessions where our alumni learned about tourism as a tool for development.  

The PM of Ethiopia visiting Glocal

The PM of Ethiopia visiting Glocal

June 6, 2017

Yesterday, we had a great pleasure to welcome the prime minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn, to our campus. During his visit, we presented the great work that Glocal students and alumni have done and continue to do in this country. Whether its our internships in Yenega Tesfa, Wogen and Care International or the work in Gondar, Harar and Addis Ababa, we were proud in showing the important involvement of our network. We look forward to continue our strong connection with this country. 

הזמנה ליום הפתוח - 05.06 בפורום מדעי החברה

May 29, 2017

?כמה פעמים לאחרונה חשבת על עוני, אי שיוויון ועל שינוי חברתי 
.אם אלו נושאים שמעסיקים אותך, מקומך איתנו

תכנית "גלוקאל" היא תכנית ייחודית ללימודי מוסמך בפקולטה למדעי החברה באוניברסיטה העברית. במסגרת התכנית הרב תחומית הזאת נלמדים קורסים בכלכלה, תכנון עירוני וגיאוגרפיה לצד כלים בסיסיים בהקמה והערכה של פרויקטים חברתיים. לצד הקורסים התיאורטיים, התוכנית שמה דגש רב על הפן המעשי וכוללת התמחות בת ארבעה חודשים

هل ترغب / ين في دراسة تنمية المجتمع؟

May 9, 2017

هل ترغب / ين في دراسة تنمية المجتمع؟
هناك منح دراسية متاحة للطلاب الفلسطينيين والأردنيين الراغبين بالدراسة في برنامج  Glocal لدراسات تنمية المجتمع
 اذا كانت لديك نظرة عالمية وتقدير للحلول المحلية، انضم /ي لهذا البرنامج الذي يمثّل فرصة مميزة لكسب الخبرة التطويرية
ولعب دور فعال في تنمية المجتمعات في الشرق الاوسط وفي أنحاء العالم
التسجيل للعام الدراسي 2017/2018 ينتهي في 15/06. نقبل الطلاب الذين يتقدمون أولاً والمقابلات تبدأ في شهر نيسان

Glocal Annual Event

Glocal Annual Event

March 29, 2017

Glocal held its 6th Annual Event on March 15st, with over 200 people in attendance. This year's event started with an International Development Fair and featured a lecture by Prof. Sara Curran from the University of Washington. The audience also enjoyed polished, 5-minute, student "pitches" of their internship experiences from around the globe, a photo exhibit showcasing images and stories from the field, and a panels where students and practitioners discussed and debated some of the enduring topics of concern with a special focus on community resilience. 

Join us as a Post Doctoral Fellow

Join us as a Post Doctoral Fellow

March 26, 2017

The Glocal Program and the Leonard Davis Institute for International Relations are offering a post doctoral fellowship for the academic year of 2017-2018 for research related to Africa. 

Topics covered: 

  • International Relations
  • Community Centered Development
  • Development Policy and Practice
  • Contemporary Development in the Global South
  • Sustainable Economic Development 

We encourage the fellow to take a role in supporting students'studies and internships, including: