Dr. Granit Almog-Bareket is the Director of the Mandel Graduate Unit of the Mandel Foundation-Israel. The Unit partners with Mandel graduates over the course of their professional career to enhance their success and their ability to make a difference.
Granit joined the Mandel Graduate Unit (MGU) in 2007 after graduating from the Mandel School for Educational Leadership. Granit is also the chairman of “Healing with Hope”, a volunteer-based organization she founded in 2007. Through the organization over 100 volunteers are involved in giving educational and social support to chronically ill children in three main hospitals in Jerusalem. She has developed unique workshops focusing on leadership, vision, and professional identity. She has had diverse teaching experience at leading universities in Israel and worldwide.
Granit holds a master's degree in educational policy and management from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a doctorate from the IAE Business Management School at the Sorbonne University. Her thesis focused on the impact of critical life events on the organizational vision of social and educational entrepreneurs. She completed her post-doctorate degree at the Sanford School for Public Policy at Duke University in North Carolina.