Last updated on: 2/11/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Nathan Paldor, PhD Biography

Title:
Professor of Dynamical Meteorology and Physical Oceanography at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Position:
None Found to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Feb. 6, 2009

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Individuals with PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Dynamical Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel), 1985-present
  • Fellow, Royal Meteorological Society, 2001
  • Chair, Scientific Steering Committee for Oceanography, Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research Center (IOLR), Haifa (Israel), 1992–1998
  • Member, Board of Directors, (IOLR), 1993–1996
  • Associate Editor, Israel Journal of Earth Sciences, 1990–1992
  • Fellow, Royal Society of London/Israel Academy of Sciences, Hooke Institute for Atmospheric Physics, University of Oxford, 1987
  • Recipient, M. Richter Young Researcher’s Award, Hebrew University, 1986
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, Geo-science Group, Department of Isotope Research,
    Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel), 1982-1985
  • Recipient, M. Marks Kenedy Fellowship, Weizmann Institute of Science, 1984
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, 1983
  • Research Associate, Geo-science Group, Department of Isotope Research,
    Weizmann Institute of Science, 1976-1979
  • Member, American Meteorological Society, American Geophysical Union, Israel Physical Society, and European Geophysical Society
Education:
  • PhD, Physical Oceanography, University of Rhode Island, 1982
  • MSc, Applied Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel), 1976
  • BSc, cum laude, Mathematics and Physics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1973
Other:
  • None found
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