COVID-19 Update - last update: May 24, 2020, 8:00 am

Summer II (Elul Semester) 2020 and Fall course calendars will be posted soon. As Israel has eased its Covid-19 restrictions back a bit, we are looking forward to a productive Summer II and Fall 2020-2021 Semester. For specific questions or concerns regarding semester registration, please contact For urgent matters you may contact a TCI rep at 058-687-3783. For more information on returning to the office, school, resources, this summer and the next, review Coronavirus Ministry of Health regulations.


The quality of our programs is due in large part to the quality of our faculty, drawn from some of the brightest minds and educational institutions in the United States, Europe, and Israel. 

TCI professors are highly qualified and committed to equipping our students with the knowledge and skills to thrive during their stay in Israel, and to succeed academically.


Aviva Adler, MLIS
Librarian, Information Literacy

Tanya Benchetrit, BA, MA, PhD

Brina Brauer, PhD
Chemistry - Inorganic, Physics

Devorah Brim, PhD
Psychology - Biological, Experimental

Thomas Caplan, BA, MA
Economics, Business

Dennis Cogan, BA, MS, PhD
Psychology - Abnormal, Forensic

Tziril Lea Duschinsky, MS
Chemistry, Inorganic - Labs

Chaim Ehrman, MS, MBA, PhD
Business, Marketing

Shoshana Feingold-Studnik, PhD

Naftali Fish, PhD

Juliette Rochel Glass, MA
English - Composition

Chani Hadad, MA
Deputy Chair, Humanities - English

Michael Hamlin, PhD

Yitzchak Handel, PhD
Deputy Chair, Psychology

Micheal Humphries, MA
Deputy Chair, Business-Finance

Susan Jackson, PHD

Chaya Kaufman, MA
Speech Pathology

Jerry Koller, MA
Deputy Chair, Speech - Speech Pathology

Rena Lauer, MA
English - Composition

Raizy Lazarus, MS

Rivka Levron, PhD
Genetics, Microbiology

Eli Lieberman, MS
Computer Science

Elizabeth Lifschitz, MS
Mathematics - Algebra, Calculus, Analytic Geometry

Rachel Lifshitz, MS
Computer Science

Uriel Lubetski, PhD
Computer Science - App Creation, Web Development

Aaron Chaim Marcovitz, PhD

Shlomit Margo, PhD
Psychology - Abnormal

Elisheva Michman, MS
Chemistry - Organic

Gittit Pollack, MsC
Mathematics - Algebra, Pre-Calculus

Jay Poupko, PhD
Biology - Anatomy & Physiology

Tami Poupko, MBA
Business, Management

Miriam Reinfeld, PhD

Rina Ribiat, MS
Speech - Audiology, Pathology

Chanoch Rosenblum, PhD
History, Political Science

Lilach Saperstein, MD
Speech - Audiology

Esther Scheiner, PhD

Pnina Shapira, JD
Business Law

David Starr-Glass, MBA
Accounting, Business, Economics

Debbie Steinberger, MA
English Literature, Speech

Judith Weisz, MA
Speech - Pathology

Jessica Zimble, MA
English - Composition