Professor Kirschenbaum is a world renowned expert in the field of disaster management, transportation security
and a popular lecturer, author and advisor to governments, public institutions and security-related companies.
He has appeared as a keynote speaker at a number of international conferences in the area of disasters and security.
He is a Senior Research Fellow at the Neaman Institute for National Policy Research at the Technion Israel Institute
of Technology and the initiator and coordinator of The BEMOSA consortium, a 15 partner Europe-wide research project aimed at improving security in airports. He also is a participating partner in PsyCris focusing on contingency planning,
an EU project dealing with mass disasters and its psychosocial consequences. He is affiliated with the Haifa University graduate program for Emergency Management and the founder and CEO of Kirschenbaum Consulting.
Dr. Carmit Rapaport
Dr. Carmit Rapaport is a senior researcher at Kirschenbaum Consulting and the Head of Research. She received her Ph.D. from the Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
She is a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the School of Political Science at the University of Haifa, and Adjunct lecturer
in the Emergency Management Program at the University of Haifa.
She also teaches two unique emergency courses at the Department of Human Services at the Emek Yezreel College. She has wide experience in conducting applied research in the fields of business continuity, emergency management, national longitudinal surveys on psycho-politics of terrorism and security at high risk organizations.
She serves as research consultant and project leader for international and national research consortiums investigating social aspects of community resilience and preparedness for earthquakes.
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Our Leading instructors have operational experience in the fields of search and rescue, emergency medicine, engineering, population behavior / intelligence and disaster management. Our instructors are former Veteran Officers
of the Elite national Search and Rescue Unit (NRU) of the IDF. The NRU is well known around the world and defined
as a national center of professional knowledge & Innovation in the field of urban Search and Rescue.
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