Adi Koll

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Adi Koll
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Date of birth (1976-03-19) 19 March 1976 (age 38)
Place of birth Jerusalem
Knessets 19
Party represented in Knesset
2013– Yesh Atid

Dr Adi Koll (Hebrew: עדי קול‎, born 19 March 1976) is an Israeli social activist and politician who currently serves as a member of the Knesset for Yesh Atid. Her name is also written Adi Kol in English.

Biography[edit]

Koll studied for a bachelor's degree in law at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where she established a careers centre. She later obtained an LLM and a JSD in law at Columbia University.[1][2] In 2005 she started working as a lecturer at Tel Aviv University, and was also a member of the faculty at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev from 2009 until 2013. She founded the University of the People, which provides free university courses taught by students at Tel Aviv University.[3]

She joined the new Yesh Atid party in 2012 and was placed ninth on the party's list for the 2013 Knesset elections.[4] She entered the Knesset after the party won 19 seats.

Koll lives in Tel Aviv and is married.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All the kingmaker’s men, and women Times of Israel, 23 January 2013
  2. ^ Koll, Adi (2007). Parents act in the best interests of their children : an inquiry into the development of the Supreme Court parental presumption (Thesis (JSD)). 
  3. ^ a b Meet the MK: Adi Kol The Jerusalem Post, 20 February 2013
  4. ^ Yesh Atid Central Elections Committee

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