Prof. Tally Katz-Gerro
University of Haifa
I am Full Professor in Sociology, specializing in culture, consumption, environment, sustainability and inequality. Since 2017 I serve as co-Editor-in-Chief of the journal Poetics. I am honorary Reader at the University of Manchester and Docent at the University of Turku.
NEW: Panel discussion on intersecting crises and sustainability (in Hebrew, min. 24:30)
Recent funded projects:
European inventory of societal values of culture as a basis for inclusive cultural policies in the globalizing world https://inventculture.eu/ (with a consortium of 9 countries, Horizon 2020 2020-2023);
Environmental sustainability in immigrant households https://www.sci.manchester.ac.uk/research/projects/environmental-sustainability/ (with Sherilyn MacGregor and Catherine Walker, The Leverhulme Trust 2021-2024);
The effects of culture and religion on food waste behavior in households (with Ofira Ayalon and Keren Kaplan-Mintz, Israel Science Foundation 2020-2023);
The intergenerational transmission of environmental habitus in Israel, Korea, and the United States (with Itay Greenspan and Femida Handy, US-Israel Binational Science Foundation 2015-2018).
Please see more details under RESEARCH.
A quick glance at recent research: