Executive Director, The Center for Applied Psychology for Social Change, the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya
Danielle is the director of strategic development of the center for applied psychology for social change. Before joining IDC, Danielle was the founder and director of the Mandel Center for Leadership in the North, a center that promotes social leadership in Arab and Jewish localities. As a Fulbright scholar, Danielle earned a PhD in political science from Princeton. She researched the origins of citizens' motivation for political participation, and won the Best Dissertation Award in Political Psychology by the American Political Science Association. Prior to Princeton, Danielle earned a BA and MA in philosophy and political science from Tel Aviv University. Danielle worked at the Israel Democracy Institute where she led the first Israeli Democracy Index project. She also served as a journalist for almost a decade - head of the news desk at the Yediot Acharonot newspaper, and a correspondent, editor and broadcaster on Galei-tzahal radio.