Dr. Liat Ben David

General Director

Dr. Liat Ben David is an experienced professional in the field of education. Since completion of her Ph.D in molecular biology at the Weizmann Institute of Science in 1991, she has developed more than 25 years of experience in STEM-education, including the establishement of knowledge and learning centers, curriculum development and implementation, leadership development etc., both in Israel and the USA. 

Between 2011 and 2017 she served as CEO of the Wolf Foundation, awarding the internationally-acclaimed Wolf Prize, recognizing excellent Scientists and Artists worldwide, second only to the Nobel Prize. Liat lectures and teaches regularly in various spheres, including academia and TEDx. She is an accomplished author who has published numerous articles and books, fiction and non-fiction alike, in Hebrew and English.