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physical geographer

Haim Tsoar, Israeli Physical geographer. Sergeant major Israeli Army, 1961-1964. Member Israel Geography Society, Israel Geological Society, European Union for Dune Conservation, IGU.

Background

Tsoar, Haim was born on November 11, 1943 in Petah-Tikva, Israel. Son of Israel and Rachel (Gorodenchik) Tsoar.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Hebrew U., Jerusalem, 1967; Master of Science, Hebrew U., Jerusalem, 1970; Doctor of Philosophy, Hebrew U., Jerusalem, 1978.

Career

Teaching assistant, Hebrew U. Jerusalem, 1969-1971; instructor, Ben-Gurion U., Beer Sheva, Israel, 1971-1978; lecturer, Ben-Gurion U., Beer Sheva, Israel, 1980-1984; senior lecturer, Ben-Gurion U., Beer Sheva, Israel, 1984-1990; associate professor, Ben-Gurion U., Beer Sheva, Israel, 1990-1996; professor, Ben-Gurion U., Beer Sheva, Israel, since 1996; research associate, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1978-1980. Visiting associate U. Cambridge, England, 1985. Associate professor Hunter College, New York City, 1992.

Membership

Sergeant major Israeli Army, 1961-1964. Member Israel Geography Society, Israel Geological Society, European Union for Dune Conservation, IGU.

Connections

Married Sarah Bornstein, August 9, 1966. Children: Hila, Asaf.

father:
Israel Tsoar

mother:
Rachel (Gorodenchik) Tsoar

spouse:
Sarah Bornstein

children:
Hila Tsoar

Asaf Tsoar