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  • Nurit Carmi
  • Associate Professor

  • Environmental Sciences - B.Sc. Program
  • nuritcar@telhai.ac.il
    • Environmental psychology
    • Ecology
    • Environmental threat perception
    • Evolutionary psychology
    • Environmental Literacy
    • Pro-environmental behavior
    • Time perspective
    • Future orientation
  • Nurit Carmi is an Associate Professor in the department of Environmental Studies and the head of the Society and Environment Program in Tel-Hai College, Israel. Her main research interests are the interface between environmental literacy, psychology, sociology and evolution.

    • Promotion of environmental literacy; Quantification and evaluation of environmental education (mainly in higher education)
    • The socio-psychological factors that affect environmental behavior.
    • Environmental threat perception as a factor that influences behavioral decision making in environmental contexts. The psychological factors that affect threat perception and prioritization.
    • Psychological distance and time perspective. The relationship between individual differences in the attitude towards long-term problems (future orientation) and threat perception and prioritization.

     

    • Introduction to Ecology
    • Evolution of animal behavior
    • Principles of biostatistics
    • Advanced statistics for nutritional and clinical trials (for graduate degree students)
    • Seminar in environmental literacy - society and Environment 
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