Visiting Professors: 2013-2014

The Halbert Centre offers funding to visiting professors to teach courses with significant Canadian content at the Hebrew University's faculties of humanities, social science, and law, and in the schools of social work and education.
During the academic year 2013–2014, the Halbert Centre hosted Prof. Peter Benson and Prof. Robert Schwartz.
Prof. Peter Benson, University of Toronto Faculty of Law, was hosted by the Hebrew University's Faculty of Law and gave a course on "John Rawl's Theory of Justice: An Introduction”.
  • Prof. Robert Schwartz, of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Ontario Tobacco Research Unit, University of Toronto, was hosted by the Hebrew University's School of Medicine. He gave a course on Canadian public health approaches to tobacco and alcohol control.