Professor Yehezkel Dror

Nadav Award 2012

Professor Dror, a world-renowned analyst in the field of policy planning and management, is a Professor of Political Science, Wolfson Chair Professor of Public Administration (Emeritus) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a recipient of the Israel Prize for Management. Professor Dror has served as a senior staff member at the RAND Corporation and has fulfilled senior positions in Israeli governments. He was Senior Policy Planning Advisor in the Office of the Minister of Defense, as well as advisor to Israeli Prime Ministers and the Israeli Cabinet. His books and articles have been published in 15 languages. Professor Dror has dedicated much of his public work and research to promote suitable leadership for the Jewish people and the State of Israel, highlighting the desirable characteristics in such a leader.