2006-2010: Michal Arbilly, Evolution of individual and social learning in a social foraging game: A theoretical analysis. e-mail: email@example.com
2004-2011: Inbar Yoeli-Biran, Modeling the evolution of behavioral strategies and learning rules in the communication between bird nestling and their parents.
2006-2017: Yoni Vortman (webpage), The evolution of multiple sexual signals in the East-Mediterranean barn swallow (Hirundo rustica transitiva). e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
2010 - 2014: Oren Kolodny, Models for learning structured data: from animal behavior to language acquisition. e-mail: email@example.com
2010 - 2015: Oded Keynan Effect of group size and composition on individual behavior, group dynamics and population regulation in the Arabian babbler (Turdoides squamiceps). e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
2011 - 2017: Yosef Prat (co-supervised with Dr. Yossi Yovel) Function and acquisition of vocal communication in bats
Sharon Delman, October 1995 - June 1998. Title of thesis: Begging vocalizations in house sparrow (Passer domesticus) nestlings.
Shmuel Yedvab, October 1995 - July 1999. Title of thesis: Begging strategies in house sparrow nestlings.
Noam Werner, October 1996 - May 1999. Title of thesis: The evolution of helping behavior in cooperative breeding Neolamprolugus cichlids. Adi Keinan, October 1997 - October 2001. Title of thesis: Experimental manipulation of helping behaviour in cooperative breeding cichlids.
Oded Ovadia, October 1998- January 2001. Title of thesis: Using thermal imaging to study the development of thermoregulation in house sparrow (Passer domesticus) nestlings.
Ruti Brandt, October 1999 - September 2003 Title of thesis: Begging vocalizations and parental response in house sparrows
InbarBiran,October 2002 - September 2004 Nestling begging strategies and learning rules in virtual nests: a computer simulation study.
Einat Shavit, October 2003 - June 2006 (with Dr. Anat Barnea, The Open University) Neuronal replacement and social exposure in the zebra finch.
AvigailBen-dov, October 2003 - May 2006 The role of experience in parental responsiveness to nestling begging.
Amos Belmaker October 2005 - December 2007 Social foraging behavior in the house sparrow
Meital Yogev October 2004 - January 2008 (with Dr. Anat Barnea, The Open University) A possible relation between neuronal recruitment and hormonal profile in birds during a reproductive cycle.
Tali Reiner January 2008 - March 2010 Sexual Signals and Species Recognition in the East-Mediterranean Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica transitiva).
Tomer Ilan, April 2009 - February 2011 Aspects of learning in social foraging of house sparrows (Passer domesticus)
Rony Atidia, October 2009 – December 2011 Learning and segmentation of complex patterns by socially foraging house sparrows.
Yafit Brenner, October 2011 - December 2013 Learning and decision making by house sparrows in a patchy environment
Asaf Moran, October 2012 - March 2015 Learning of Complex Food Related Cues By Socially Foraging House Sparrows (Passer domesticus)
Shachar Matt, October 2013 - October 2018 The effect of food distribution and social foraging strategies on social learning success in House Sparrows (Passer domesticus)
Oren Chen, October 2015 - October 2018 Attaining fast learning and long lasting memories of olfactory stimuli in dogs: encounters with snakes as a model for natural and effective processes for enhancing learning and memory Sean Zimin, October 2017 - December 2019 Individual differences in foraging behavior and cognitive abilities in wild Arabian babblers (Argya squamiceps)
Yotam Ben-Oren, January 2018 - October 2020 Selective use of learned information according to reward visibility: a crossroad for Signal Detection and Prey Choice models
Noam Zurek, October 2019- December 2021 Learning successfully from others: the effect of different types of social demonstration on solving different components of a foraging task
1995-1996: Dr. Sigal Balshine-Earn (currently at the Dept. of Psychology, Macmaster Univ. Canada).
1995-1997: Dr. Miguel Rodriguez Girones (currently at Estación Experimental de Zonas Áridas, CSICSpain).