Presentation and discussion with students on internship opportunities in Israel by Alon Tal
Immediately following What Happens When the Middle East Gets Even Hotter? Israel’s Response to the Global Climate Crisis with Prof. Alon Tal 11:00am-12:30pm
Dr. Alon Tal is a Serling Visiting Israeli Scholar at James Madison College in MSU for the seventh time during the
Fall 2021 semester.
Dr. Alon Tal [Sc.D., Harvard University; Ll.B., Hebrew University] is the Chair of the Department of Public Policy at Tel Aviv University and founded the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies, a graduate studies center in which students join Israeli, Palestinian and Jordanian environmentalists to study common environmental challenges and solutions.
Dr. Tal served as the co-chair of Israel’s Green Party. He is also a founding member of the Blue & White party’s list of Knesset candidates, who actively participated in both 2019 campaigns.
He is the author of five books. The latest is The Land Is Full: Addressing Overpopulation in Israel, New Haven, Yale University Press, 2016.