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The EMET Prize

The EMET Prize for Art, Science and Culture

The EMET Prize is an annual prize given for excellence in academic and professional achievements that have significant influence on society. The Prizes, in a total amount of one million dollars, are sponsored by the A.M.N. Foundation for the Advancement of Science, Art and Culture in Israel, under the auspices of and in cooperation with the Prime Minister of Israel. Prizes are awarded annually in the Exact Sciences, Life Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities and Judaism, and Art and Culture.
The EMET Prize
EMET Prizes Laureates at The Hebrew University:
Prof. Moshe Bar-Asher
2012: Humanities - Linguistics
Prof. Marshall Devor
2012 : Life Sciences - Physiology
Prof. Raphael Mechoulam
2012: Exact Sciences - Chemistry
Prof. Menahem E. Yaari
2012: Social Sciences - Economics
Prof. Saharon Shelah
2011: Exact Sciences - Mathematical Logic
Prof. Eliav Shochetman
2011: Humanities - Jewish Law
Prof. Berachyahu Lifshitz
2011: Humanities - Jewish Law
Prof. Gershon Ben-Shakhar
2011: Social Sciences - Psychology
Prof. Baruch Minke
2010: Life Sciences - Brain Research
Prof. David Shulman
2010: Humanities - African and Asian studies
Prof. Aharon Razin
2009: Life Sciences - Cancer Research
Prof. Howard Cedar
2009: Life Sciences - Cancer Research
Prof. Menahem Kahana: Humanities - Talmudic Studies
Prof. W. Zeev Harvey
2009: Humanities - Jewish Philosophy
Prof. Etan Kohlberg
2008: Humanities - Middle Eastern Studies
Prof. Moshe Dov Caspi
2008: Social Sciences - Education
Prof. Rachel Elboim-Dror
2008: Social Sciences - Education
Prof. Bathsheva Kerem
2008: Life Sciences - Genetics
Prof. Itamar Willner
2008: Exact Sciences - Chemistry
Prof. Shmuel Agmon
2007: Exact Sciences - Mathematics
Prof. Avishai Margalit
2007: Humanities - History
Prof. Zvi Garfunkel
2006: Exact Sciences - Earth Sciences
Prof. Eli Keshet
2006: Life Sciences - Biology
Prof. Haim Levy
2006: Social Sciences - Economy
Prof. Yehuda Liebes
2006: Humanities - Jewish Philosophy
Prof. Yaakov Sussmann
2006: Humanities - Talmudic Studies
Prof. Raphael Jehuda Zwi Werblowsky
2006: Humanities - Literature
Prof. Ephraim Stern
2005: Social Sciences - Archaeology
Prof. Shmuel Noah Eisenstadt
2005: Social Sciences - Sociology
Prof. Emanuel Tov
2004: Humanities- Bible
Prof. Ruth Gavison
2003: Social Sciences - Law
Prof. Ilan Chet
2003: Life Sciences - Agriculture
Prof. Raphael David Levine
2002: Exact Sciences - Chemistry
Prof. Robert J. (Israel) Aumann
2002: Social Sciences - Economics
Prof. Moshe Idel
2002: Humanities – Jewish Philosophy
Prof. Israel Moses Ta-Shma
2002: Humanities - Talmudic Studies