USIEF Lecturer Program

Higher education institutions, government-related institutions, NGOs, research organizations and think tanks are encouraged to invite US Fulbright scholars currently in Israel to present lectures or to participate in seminars and workshops.

The following is a list of current scholars, together with their dates of visits, e-mail addresses and lecture topics:


Dr. Alyssa Findlay, August, 2015 - March 31, 2017


Lecture topic: "Sulfur cycling and (nano)particle formation along redox gradients".


Professor Jamie Kneitel, October, 2017 - March, 2017


Lecture topic: 

Departmental Seminars:

The Latitudinal Gradient of Biodiversity: Do Temporary Ponds Fit the Pattern? 

It’s time for time: Aquatic-terrestrial linkages in California vernal pools 

General Audience Talks:

The Ecology of California Vernal Pools 

Carnies and Vampires, or how I learned to stop worrying and love the alternative lifestyles of plants


Dr. Maria Restrepo, October, 2017 - February, 2018


Lecture topic: “Language assessment and intervention in multilingual children.”


Dr. Michael Wine, October, 2017- May, 2019


“Ecological disturbances and the water balance”