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Dr. Shiri Regev-Messalem

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shiri.regev@biu.ac.il
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Short Biography

Dr. Shiri Regev-Messalem holds an appointment in the Faculty of Law since 2013. She is the academic director of the legal clinics, and the academic supervisor of the Economic and Social Rights Clinic. She earned a J.S.D and J.S.M from Stanford Law School and a LL.B from Tel-Aviv University. Regev-Messalem Teaches and Researches in the fields of Welfare Law, Law and Society, Law and Social Change, Empirical Legal Studies, with a focus on poverty, elder care, gender equality, care work, and the role of the family in welfare states. She is a recipient of an Alon Scholarship for outstanding junior faculty, and of an Israeli Science Foundation Grant. Prior to her graduate studies, Regev-Messalem practiced as a public interest lawyer for Itach-Maaki: Women Lawyers for Social Change, and served as a leading attorney in some of Israel's major welfare rights cases litigated before the Israeli Supreme Court.

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Research

Welfare Law, Law and Society, Law and Social Change, Empirical Legal Studies with a focus on poverty, elder care, gender equality, care work, and the role of the family in welfare states.

Publications
  1. Shiri Regev-Messalem (2014) “Trapped in Resistance: Collective Struggle Through Welfare Fraud in Israel” 48 Law and Society Review 741-772.
  2. Leila J. Rupp, Verta Taylor, Shiri Regev-Messalem, Alison Fogarty, Paula England (2014) “Queer Women in the Hookup Scene: Beyond the Closet?" 28 Gender & Society 212-235.
  3. Shiri Regev-Messalem (2013) “Claiming Citizenship: The Political Dimension of Welfare Fraud” 38 Law & Social Inquiry 993-1018.
  4. Shiri Regev-Messalem (forthcoming 2018) "Haregulatzia shel Hamishpaha Bechok Havtachat Hachnasa" Mechkarei Mishpat. (Hebrew)
  5. Shiri Regev-Messalem (forthcoming 2018) “Bein Model Shilgiya Lemodel Cinderella: Tipul, Mishpaha Vemedinat Harevaha” Mechkarei Mishpat. (Hebrew)
  6. Shiri Regev-Messalem “Ezrahut Imahit: Honaut Reva’ha Shel Nashim Aniyut BeIsrael Ke’akt Politi” in Dana Olmert, Ronna Brayer-Garb, Orna Kazin, and Yofi Tirosh eds., Antologia Al Kapitalizm Ve’migdar. Jerusalem:Van Leer (2017). (Hebrew)
  7. Shiri Regev-Messalem (2014) “Shinuyim Bemedinat Ha’revaha Ve’gvulot Ha’ezrahut: Nitzhonu Shel Si’aah Ha’ezrahut Ha’liberali” 14 Avoda, Hevra Ve’mishpat 7-31. (Hebrew)
  8. Shiri Regev-Messalem (2013) “Be’ikvot Te’oryat Ha’achrayut Ha’tziburit shel Fineman: Nitu’ach Mishtar Ha’siyud Ha’yisraeli” 5 Ma’asei Mishpat 27-34. (Hebrew)

Last Updated Date : 04/02/2021