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Dr. Roni Holler
Head, Center for Disability Studies
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roni.holler@mail.huji.ac.il

Roni Holler

E-mail: roni.holler@mail.huji.ac.il

Higher Education

2013-2014       Postdoctoral Studies (Social Policy Research Unit, the University of York, UK)

2009-2013       Ph.D., (The Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the

            Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)

2006-2008       M.A., (The Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)

2002-2006       B.A., (Philosophy and Education, Tel-Aviv University, Israel)

 

Awards and Excellence Scholarships (Within the Past Five Years)

2005                Golda Meir fellowship, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

2016                Outstanding Lecturer Annual Teaching Assessment, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

2017                  Outstanding Lecturer Annual Teaching Assessment, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

2018                  Outstanding Lecturer Annual Teaching Assessment, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

2019                  Outstanding Lecturer Annual Teaching Assessment, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

Appointments at the Hebrew University

2014-present             Lecturer, the Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

 

Additional Functions (Within the Past Five Years)

2014-2016       Member, Awards and Scholarship Committee, the Paul Baerwald School of

                        Social work and Social Welfare.

2014-present Member, Teaching Committee, the Paul Baerwald School of Social work and

                        Social Welfare.

2014-2015       Member, Cultural Committee, the Paul Baerwald School of

           Social work and Social Welfare.

2016-2018       Chair, Cultural Committee, the Paul Baerwald School of Social  Work and Social Welfare.

2017-2019       Academic and Public Committee, Center for Disability Studies, the Hebrew

                        University of Jerusalem.

2019-present Head, Center for Disability Studies, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

 

Research Grants (Within the Past Five Years)

2015 - Warburg Fund, Perception of Disability among Social Work Students: Between the     
            Medical and the Social, 10,000$. With Werner, S

2015 -  The GIF Young Scientists' Program, Disabled People and Social Policy: Re-connecting   
            Private Experience and Historical Context, 20,000 €.

2017 -  National Insurance Institute, Active Take-up of Benefits in the National Insurance
            Institute, 140,000 NIS. With Ajzenstadt, M., Benish, A. & Gal. J.
2017 -  The Bernard Cherrick Center and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, “Justice Instead
            of Charity”: Chapters in the Development of Social Work in Israel, 19,000 NIS. With
            Gal, J.
2018 -  Israel Science Foundation (ISF), Guardianship and Supported Decision Making for
            Persons with Disabilities: A Mixed-Method Analysis of Social Workers' Decision-
            Making Process, 375,000 NIS. With Werner, S.
2019 -  National Insurance Institute, Passported Benefits in Israel, 266,512 NIS. With Benish, A.,
            Gal. J. & Dahan M.
2020 -  Warburg Fund, Understanding Role Perception of Family, Professional and Volunteer
            Supporters in Supported Decision Making Scheme, 10,000$. With, Greenspan, I., &
            Werner, S.

 

 

List of Publication (Within the Past Five Years)

Books & Edited Books

Gal, J. & Holler, R. (Eds.) (2019). “Justice Instead of Charity”: Chapters in the Development of 

         Social Work in Israel. Beer-Sheva: The Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel & Zionism, Ben- 

         Gurion University of the Negev (Hebrew).

 

Chapters in Collections

Holler, R.  & Gal, J. (2019). History of social work in Israel: An introduction. In J. Gal &

            R. Holler (Eds.). “Justice Instead of Charity”: Chapters in the Development of Social

            Work in Israel (pp. 9-33). Beer-Sheva: The Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study   

            of Israel & Zionism, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Hebrew).

Holler, R. )2019). Between the personal and the social: Social work and people with

            disabilities in Israel’s first decades. In J. Gal & R. Holler (Eds.). “Justice

            Instead of Charity”: Chapters in the Development of Social Work in Israel (pp. 309-335).

            Beer-Sheva: The Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel & Zionism, Ben-

             Gurion University of the Negev (Hebrew).

Holler, R.  & Werner, S., Tolub, Y. & Pumeranz, M.(2020). Choice

            and people with intellectual disability: The Israeli case. In R. J. Stancliffe, M. L.

            Wehmeyer, K. A. Shogren & B. H. Abery (Eds.). Choice, Preference and Disability:

            Promoting Self-Determination Across the Lifespan (pp. 87-110). Switzerland: Springer.

 

Journal Articles

Holler, R.(2017). Disabling ideas – disabling policies: The case of disability employment        

            policy in the newly established Israeli state. Social Policy & Administration, 51, 424-441.

Holler, R.  & Werner, S. (2018). Perceptions toward Disability among Social Work

            Students in Israel: Development and Validation of a New Scale. Health & Social Care in

            the Community, 26(3), 423-432.

Holler, R (2018). Disability studies: Challenges and Issues. Theory

            and Criticism, 50, 475-492. (Hebrew).

Holler, R. (2019). “Rebuilding a shattered life and a broken body”: Social work and  disability                discourses in Israel’s first  decades. British Journal of Social Work, 49, 448-465.

Holler, R. (2019). The role of the welfare state in supporting economic transitions

            following family bereavement: Comparing Britain and Israel. Social Policy &

            Administration, 53, 128-141.

Werner, S. & Holler, R. (2020). Attitudes toward guardianship and their association

            with the importance of social work goals and perspectives of disability within the social

            work profession. Disability and Rehabilitation, 42, 712-72.

Holler, R. (2020). Material, stigmatic and agentic dimensions in the experience of

           claiming disability benefits: The Israeli case. Social Policy & Administration.

Holler, R.  Shemla, I. & Maeir, A. (Accepted). The disability orientation of

           occupational therapists in physical rehabilitation settings: Tension between medical and
           social models in theory and practice. American Journal of Occupational Therapy.