מר עמית צריקר

מר
מר עמית צריקר
דוא"ל: 

קורות חיים

Year of Approval of Degree

Degree

Name of Institution

and Department

Period of Study

2009

(With Honors)

B.S.W.

University of Haifa,

School of Social Work

2006-2009

2012

(Magna Cum Laude)

 

M.A.

University of Haifa,

School of Social Work,

Organizations & Administration

2009-2012

Currently Studying

Ph.D.

Bar-Ilan University,

Louis & Gabi Weisfeld

School of Social Work

2014-Present

 

Offices in Academic Administration

2010-2013: Representative of the Academic Junior Staff at the school's strategic council, School of Social Work, University of Haifa.

2013-Present: Delegate and Member of the Finance Committee, Academic Junior Staff Organization, University of Haifa.

 

Scholarly Positions and Activities outside the University

2012-Present: Member of the Social Workers' Union in Israel, Ha-Histrarut HaHadasha (The New Union of Labor in Israel).

2013-Present: Delegate, Social Workers' Union in Israel, Northern district, the cluster of services providers (NGOs and private sector organizations).

2016-Present: Lecturer of courses in community practice issues - A collaboration of Israeli Ministry of Social Welfare and Social Services, and Wizo organization.

 

Participation in Scholarly Conferences

Active Participation

Date

Name of

Conference

Place of Conference

Subject of Lecture/Discussion

August, 2016

TiSSA – The International Social Work & Society Academy

14th Annual

Ph.D. & Plenum Conference

Ghent,

Belgium

Factors Contributing to Leadership Ability and Organizational Commitment among Adolescents Volunteering in a Therapy Center

August, 2016

TiSSA – The International Social Work & Society Academy

14th Annual

Ph.D. & Plenum Conference

Ghent,

Belgium

New Public Management and the Changing Welfare State

April, 2017

ESWRA – The 7th European Conference for Social Work Research

Aalborg,

Denmark

Past Time Activity or a Life Time Activity?

Professional Commitment of Novice Social Workers and the Relation to Organizational Sector, Role Ambiguity, and Attachment Style

May, 2017

The IFSW European Conference

Reykjavik,

Iceland

Professional Preferences of Social Work Students:

A Comparison Between Haredi and Secular Students

ugust, 2017

TiSSA – The International Social Work & Society Academy

15th Annual

Ph.D. Conference

Olsztyn,

Poland

Past Time Activity or a Life Time Activity?

Professional Commitment of Novice Social Workers and the Relation to Organizational Sector, Role Ambiguity, and Attachment Style

August, 2017

TiSSA – The International Social Work & Society Academy

15th Annual

Plenum Conference

Olsztyn,

Poland

Professional Preferences of Social Work Students:

A Comparison Between Haredi and Secular Students

August, 2017

TiSSA – The International Social Work & Society Academy

15th Annual

Plenum Conference

Olsztyn,

Poland

Social Work & Education

 

 

Date

Name of

Conference

Place of Conference

Subject of Lecture/Discussion

May, 2014

Conference of Ph.D. Students and Applicants in Schools of Social Work in Israel

Bar-Ilan University (Ramat Gan, IL)

Introduction of Ph.D. Programs in Schools of Social Work in Israel

June, 2014

The Program of Improving Accessibility

to Higher Education of Arab Students

Van-Leer Institute (Jerusalem, IL)

Workshops on Improving Accessibility to Higher Education of Arab Students

November, 2014

The 18th Annual Conference of the Social Workers' Union in Israel

Tel-Aviv, IL

Values and Systems:

Professionalism, Reality and In Between

June, 2015

The Israeli Labor Relations Research Association

Tel-Aviv University

(Tel-Aviv, IL)

The Challenges of

Labor Market in Israel

May, 2016

The Program of Improving Accessibility

to Higher Education of Arab Students

Van-Leer Institute (Jerusalem, IL)

Workshops on Improving Accessibility to Higher Education of Arab Students

July, 2016

The Program of Improving Accessibility

to Higher Education of Arab Students

The Technion

(Haifa, IL)

Workshops on Improving Accessibility to Higher Education of Arab Students

February, 2017

Conference of Ph.D. Students in Schools of Social Work in Israel

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Be'er Sheva, IL)

Past Time Activity or A Life Time Activity? Linking Organization Type, Role Ambiguity, and Employees' Attachment Style to Their Professional Commitment to Social Work Profession in the First Couple of Years

February, 2017

Bar-Ilan Conference for Volunteering

Bar-Ilan University (Ramat Gan, IL)

Volunteering and Social Impact: Integration, Unity and Cohesion

February, 2017

The 8th Annual Conference of

ESPAnet Israel: Who Cares? Care and Compassion in the Welfare State in the Neo-Liberal Era

Bar-Ilan University (Ramat Gan, IL)

Negotiating with Faith: Professional Preferences of Haredi and Secular Social Work Students in Israel (with Dr. Anat Freund)

 

Invited Lectures \ Colloquium Talks

Subject of Lecture

Place of Lecture

Name  of Forum

Date

Political Issues in Community Practice in Israel

Haifa, IL

Workshop for Community Social Workers (Supported by the Israeli Ministry of Social Welfare and Social Services)

April, 2016

Planning, Developing and Assessing Community Projects

Haifa, IL

Workshop for Community Social Workers (Supported by the Israeli Ministry of Social Welfare and Social Services)

May, 2016

 

Research Grants

Submission of Research Proposals – Not Funded

Funded by

Topic

Co-Researchers

Role in Research

Ministry of Science, Technology & Space, State of Israel

(MOST)

Successful Aging Among Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Society:

Towards a Comprehensive Model for Culturally-Sensitive Intervention & Policy

 

Dr. Tova Band-Winterstein – Department of Gerontology, Faculty of Welfare & Health Sciences,

University of Haifa.

 

Dr. Anat Freund –

School of Social Work, Faculty of Welfare & Health Sciences,

University of Haifa.

CO-PI

 

Scholarships, Awards and Prizes

 

  •  

Type of Prize

June, 2009

A Prize of Excellence for

Exceptional Achievements,

B.S.W. Program, School of Social Work, University of Haifa

January, 2010

A Prize of Encouragement for

Promoting Research,

M.A. Program, School of Social Work,

University of Haifa

June, 2012

A Prize of Excellence in the M.A. program,

The Scholarly & Research Route,

School of Social Work, University of Haifa

January, 2013

A Prize of Excellence for

Exceptional Achievements,

M.A. Program,

University of Haifa & Municipality of Haifa

July, 2013

A Prize of Exceptional Thesis

On behalf of the Batsha Foundation,

School of Social Work, University of Haifa

February, 2015

A Prize of Encouragement for

Promoting Research,

Ph.D. Program, School of Social Work,

Bar-Ilan University

June, 2015

A Prize of Exceptional Research,

The Israeli Labor Relations Research Association

February, 2017

A Scholarship for Excellence,

Ph.D. Program, School of Social Work,

Bar-Ilan University

June, 2017

The Rector Prize for Outstanding Ph.D. Students,

Bar-Ilan University

ניסיון תעסוקתי

  • 2017-עתה: מרצה בבית הספר לעבודה סוציאלית באוניברסיטת בר-אילן (תכנית ההשלמה לתואר שני). 
  • 2015-עתה: מרצה במחלקה לעבודה סוציאלית במרכז האקדמי רופין. 
  • 2012-עתה: מנהל פרויקט החונכות במכינה האוניברסיטאית, אוניברסיטת חיפה. 
  • 2009-עתה: מרצה ועוזר הוראה במסלולים לתואר ראשון ולתואר שני בבית הספר לעבודה סוציאלית באוניברסיטת חיפה. 
  • 2010-2015: מנהל סניף קריות באגודת שילה, עמותה לפיתוח שירותים לאוכלוסייה הוותיקה בחיפה ובקריות. 
  • 2011-2012: רכז המעורבות החברתית בתכנית net@ של עמותת Appleseeds Academy (מיסודן של הסוכנות היהודית ושל קרן היסוד). 
  • 2009-2010: מנהל מרכז "קלור", שלוחה של מתנ"ס ליאו באק בשכונת עין הים בחיפה. ה
  • 2008-2009: האגף לשירותים חברתיים בעיריית יקנעם רכז מתו"ב (מערך תיאום ותמיכה במשאבי קהילה). 

פירסומים

Ph.D. Dissertation

Zriker, A. (in press). Factors contributing to the development of leadership    skills and organizational commitment among adolescents volunteering in a therapy center. Ph.D. Dissertation in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the Master's degree, School of Social Work, Bar-Ilan University (in Hebrew, Supervised by Prof. Haya Itzhaky).

 

Articles in Refereed Journals

Freund, A., & Zriker, A. (2016). Past-time activity or lifetime activity? Linking organization type, role ambiguity, and employee's attachment style to his professional commitment to social work profession in the first couple of years. Society & Welfare, 36 (3-4), 307-329 (in Hebrew).

 

Articles in Conference Proceedings

Zriker, A., & Freund, A. (2017). Negotiating with faith: Professional preferences of Haredi and secular social work students in Israel. In M. Abd-El-Rahim (Ed.), Who cares? Care and compassion in the welfare state in the Neo-Liberal era (pp. 166-167). Ramat Gan, IL: Bar-Ilan University (in Hebrew).

Freund, A., Zriker, A., & Abu-Younis, F. Between professional leadership and political leadership: Social workers in social services departments in the Arab local authorities in Israel (Accepted by Society & Welfare).

 

Other Scientific Publications

Zriker, A. (2012). Past time activity or life time activity? Linking organization type, role ambiguity, and employee's attachment style to his professional commitment to social work profession in the first couple of years. Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the Master's degree, School of Social Work, University of Haifa (in Hebrew, Supervised by Dr. Anat Freund).

קורסים

7641401 - שיטות התערבות בעבודה סוציאלית קהילתית

7664901 - מובילות בארגונים חברתיים