Prof. Moshe Kaveh is the former President of Bar Ilan University. He was a rector at Bar Ilan University prior to holding this position. Prof. Kaveh is also the chairman of the Council of Israeli University Presidents. In 2004, he received the Rotary Israel Award for the Advancement of Higher Education for accomplishing a series of unparalleled achievements within Israeli academia as both rector and president of Bar Ilan University.
In addition, Prof. Kaveh is a distinguished scientist. He is the author of 250 scientific articles. Furthermore, together with the late Nobel Laureate Prof. Felix Bloch, Prof. Kaveh was honored by the Royal Society of England for developing a new approach in transferring insulators into metals.