Nissim Mizrachi is a Professor and the former Chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology (2013-2016) at Tel Aviv University. Additionally, Professor Mizrachi is a Senior Research Fellow and Head of the Challenge of Living Together area at the Van Leer Institute in Jerusalem. His research areas include the sociology of knowledge, medicine and culture, social boundaries, identity, morality and social justice, modernity and liberalism, ethnic studies and stigma, and social theory. Professor Mizrachi is the co-author of, Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel (Princeton University Press, 2018). He received his Ph.D. with a Fulbright Fellowship from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.