Dr. Avigail Ferdman, lecturer and strategic consultant. Program Manager at The Institute for Leadership and Governance (ELKA - JDC), and teaching a course on climate change policy at Ben Gurion University. 


She was the 2019-2020 Mimshak Fellow at the Israel National Economic Council.  Previously she held post-doctoral fellowships at Freie Universität Berlin, University of Toronto and the Hebrew University. 

Ferdman's research interests are green recovery, smart cities, autonomous vehicles, public goods and applied philosophy. Her background includes urban and transportation planning.