Prof Rachel Erhard

ErhardPresident's Advisor on Women's Affairs, Tel Aviv University, Israel. 

Prof Erhard is Tel Aviv University's advisor to the President on Gender Equity. She's working to introduce institutional changes aimed at promoting gender equity; to increase the rate of women in faculties, committees, conferences and prizes. Prof. Erhard also developed unique career workshops for female PhD candidates. Prof. Erhard has held various senior positions in the education system, the most recent of them being Head of the Research and Development Unit at the Psychological and Counseling Service, Ministry of Education and Culture. Prof Erhard led the introduction of the Creating Futures in Science programme at Tel Aviv. CFIS is an innovative career planning workshop that utilises scenario building.