Dr. Leor Cohen Head of the English Unit


Academic Background

Earned a Ph.D. from the English Dept. at Bar-Ilan University in Sociolinguistics. Post-doctorate at King’s College, London in Narrative and Identity. Research interests include Discourse Analysis, Conversation Analysis, Ethnography, Ethnomethodology, Narrative and Identity. Taught English for Academic Purposes (EAP) in many colleges and universities across Israel, including for the Doctoral Writing Program at the Technion Institute of Technology. Coordinates two Writing Centers, one newly established at the College of Afeka, and the other at the IDC in Herzliya. Believes in pedagogy through writing.