Professor Menahem Ben Sasson is the President of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In the past, Ben Sasson served as the Director of the Ben-Zvi Institute and as Rector of the University as well as Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Humanities. A former Member of Knesset for the Kadima Party, he served as Chairman of the Constitution, Law and Justice Committee, as Chairman of the Parliamentary Inquiry Committee on Wiretapping, and Chairman of the Lobby for Higher Education. Ben Sasson is a Professor of the History of the Jewish Nation and serves on the Board of the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum.
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Panel: Judaism and Women’s Equality