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Honorary Doctorate Conferees

Since its establishment, the University of Haifa has conferred dozens of honorary doctorates upon individuals from Israel and abroad. The degree is awarded in recognition of an individual's significant contribution to society, to the academia, and to science; and of his or her friendship with the University of Haifa and support in advancing its vision.

Honorary Doctorate Conferees of the University of Haifa

Peter Abeles (1988)

Arnold Aberman (2015)

Hélène Ahrweiler (1997)

Nathan S. Ancell (1984)

Shulamit Aloni (2013)

Robert (Uri) Alter 92015)

Herta Amir (2016)

Paul Amir (2010)

Ruth Arnon (2017)

Shlomo Artzi (2012)

Jacques Attali (1993)

David Ayalon (1995)

Aharon Barak (1992)

Moshe Bar-Asher (2005)

Yosl Bergner (2013)

Ruth Berman (2013)

José Manuel Durão Barroso (2012)

Wladyslaw Bartoszewski (2008)

Carolyn Baum (2008)

Theodore and Florence Baumrittern (1987)

Yosef Begun (1984)

Yitzhak Ben-Aharon (2004)

Yehoshua Ben-Arieh (2001)

Tony Blair (2002)

David Blunkett (2005)

Walter F. Bodmer (1998)

Irina Bokova (2011)

André Bollag (2006)

Boutros Boutros-Ghali. (1995)

Onno J. Boxma (2009)

Gro Harlem Brundtland (1997)

Bruce Bueno de Mesquita (2016)

Guido Calabresi (1988)

Jimmy Carter (1987)

Oscar Ghez de Castelnuovo (1995)

Leon H. Charney (2001)

Ilan Chet (2006)

Aaron Ciechanover (2010)

Saul Bernard Cohen (2004)

Morley M. Cohen (1985)

George A. Cohon (1996)

James S. Coleman (1992)

Tony and Elizabeth Comper (2006)

Victor Conway (1995)

Irwin Cotler (1992)

Ralf Dahrendorf (1994)

Michael Dan (2009)

Ruth Dayan (2010)

 Michael W. Davis (2001)

Lorenzo Dellai (2012)

Alan Dershowitz (1993)

Ruth Dreifuss (1999)

Shmuel Noah Eisenstadt (2007)

Arie Lova Eliav (1995)

Yohanan Elihai (2008)

Paul Erdos (1994)

Christian Estrosi (2011)

Meir Ezri (2006)

Dante S. Fascell (1990)

Enrique Feldman (1999)

Avraham Elimelech Firer (2008)

Joschka Fischer (2002)

Steve Forbes (2007)

Ernst Fraenkel (2009)

Sandor Frankel (2017)

Viktor E. Frankl (1988)

Jacob A. Frenkel (1999)

Alexander Gilady (2007)

Carol Gilligan (2006)

Shafi (Shafrira) Goldwasser (2016)

Jane Goodall (2008)

Susan A. Greenfield (2005)

Audrey Gruss (2007)

Shmaryahu Guttman (1991)

Francis Gurry (2010)

Angel Gurría (2010)

Hossam Haick (2017)

Alexander Haig (1985)

David Weiss Halivni (1993)

Irene Hatter (2014)

Maurice Hatter (1996)

Vaclav Havel (2006)

Reuben Hecht (1984)

Regine Heim (1988)

Gabor T. Herman (2000)

Avram Hershko (2011)

Chaim Herzog (1984)

Itzhak Hoffi (2008)

Darko Horvat (2006)

Moshe Idel (2003)

Marinus H. van IJzendoorn (2008)

Anthony Jacobs (2004)

Greville E. Janner (1984)

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (2016)

Salim Joubran (2012)

Anthony Julius (2006)

Gyongyver and Peter Kadas (2016)

Jean Kahn (1996)

Daniel Kahneman (2016)

Dani Karavan (1997)

Ian H. Karten (2000)

Kalle Kasemaa (1996)

Elihu Katz (2000)

Benjamin Z. Kedar (2007)

Jason Kenney (scroll)  (speech) (2012)

Lane Kirkland (1989)

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett (2017)

Frederik Willem de Klerk (2014)

Noah Klieger (2015)

Henry Kissinger (1984)

Philip Klutznik (1987)

Lee Kohrman (2016)

Emil (Eddie) Mendel Kornhauser (1996)

Hans Koschnick (1997)

Myra Hiatt Kraft (2005)

Saul A. Kripke (1998)

Julia Kristeva (2014)

Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie (1993)

Celso Lafer (2014)

Manfred Lahnstein (2007)

Sonja Lahnstein-Kandel (2017)

Benny (Benzion) Landa (2012)

Robert Lantos (tribute book) (speech) 2016

Richard S. Lazarus (1995)

Keren Leibovitch (2017)

Bernard Lewis (1991)

Deborah E. Lipstadt (2017)

Albert Lincoln (2010)

Sol Linowitz (1985)

Doron Livnat (2016)

Elizabeth F. Loftus (2005)

Uri Lubrani (2014)

Karl-Göran Mäler (1999)

Mari Main (2011)

Maurice I. May (1998)

Benjamin Mazar (1984)

Patrick D. McGorry (2012)

Sami Michael (2009)

Charles Milgrom (2016)

Barney David Miller (1995)

Avinoam Naor (Aharonovich) (2012)

Younes Nazarian (2007)

Shoshana Netanyahu (1997)

David Nirenberg (2016)

Dov Noy (1999)

Amos Nur (2013)

Martha C. Nussbaum (2002)

Sammy Ofer (2004)

Anthony S. Papadomitriou (2012)

Deval Patrick  (2009)

Shimon Peres (1985)

Giani Pittella (2013)

Orna Porat (2015)

Felix Posen (2015)

Michael O. Rabin (1996)

Yitzhak Rabin (1995)

Bob Rae (2010)

Eliezer Rafaeli (2003)

Anders Fogh Rasmussen (2008)

Johannes Rau (1996)

Dalia Ravikovitch (2000)

Yaacov Recanati (1995)

Stefan Reif (2014)

Peretz Revesz (2002)

Karl Ribstein (1994)

Mstislav Rostropovich (2000)

Nathan Rotenstreich (1996)

Ariane de Rothschild (2011)

Shira and Jay Ruderman (2015)

Alberto Ruiz-Gallardόn (2012)

Mikheil Saakashvili (2006)

Carol Padden (2015)

Jonathan Sacks (1996)

Lily Safra (2009)

Sami Sagol (2011)

Davide Sala (1987)

Harvey Scher (2017)

Joseph Schlessinger (2002)

Helmut Schmidt (2000)

Klaus Schütz (1992)

Klaus M. Schwab (2017)

Harry Sessler (2009)

Donna E. Shalala (1998)

Daniel B. Shapiro (2017)

Barry Shrage (1998)

Dan Shechtman (2012)

Alan B. Slifka (2008)

Yizhar Smilansky (1994)

Isaac Stern (1996)

Ernest Strauss (2014)

Sigmund Strochlitz (1985)

Frank Stronach (1994)

Alfred Tauber (2011)

Prince El Hassan bin Tala (2000)

Mowafak Tarif (2010)

Chaim Topol (2014)

Endel Tulving (2003)

Ted Turner (2000)

Liv Ullmann (1987)

Ephraim Urbach (1987)

Cyrus Vance (1996)

Rudolf Vrba (1998)

June Walker (2008)

Elie Wiesel (1996)

George S. Wise (1996)

Ray D. Wolfe (1987)

Nancy F. Woods (2006)

Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi (1997)

Shelemyahu Zacks (2005)

Itzhak Zamir (2003)

Philip Zinman (1984)

Abd El-Rahman Baker Zu'bi (1996)

 

 

 

 

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