Dr. Roni Factor

Roni Factor
Senior Lecturer
Deputy Director of the Institute of Criminology


2000: B.A., summa cum laude, Department of Sociology and Anthropology and School of Education, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

2003: M.A., magna cum laude, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, specialization in Organizational Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem  

2008: Ph.D., Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Transportation Research Institute, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology 

2011: Post-doctoral Research Fellowship, School of Public Health, Harvard University 


Representative publications

Factor, Roni, David Mahalel, and Gad Yair. 2008. Inter-Group Differences in Road-Traffic Crash Involvement. Accident Analysis and Prevention 40 (6): 2000-2007

Factor, Roni, Ichiro Kawachi, and David R. Williams. 2011. Understanding High Risk Behavior among Non-Dominant Minorities: A Social Resistance Framework. Social Science & Medicine 73 (9):1292-1301

Factor, Roni, David Mahalel, Anat Rafaeli, and David R. Williams. 2013. A Social Resistance Perspective for Delinquent Behavior among Non-Dominant Minority Groups. The British Journal of Criminology 53 (5): 784-804