Dr. Anna Reznikovski-Kuras

Anna Resnikovski

Research Scholar, Outcomes Team (Quality in Social Services Group)


Research scholar, Outcomes Team, Quality in Social Services Group, Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute (MJB), Israel’s leading center for applied social research.

Anna Reznikovski-Kuras has worked at MJB since 2017. Her primary research areas are: services and interventions for children and youth at risk, out-of-home placement, prevention of violence, particularly domestic violence, and training programs for senior national and local government officials. Apart from her main work of evaluating various programs for diverse populations, she specializes in environmental and sustainability studies, and their impact on Israeli society. Anna also has rich experience in routinizing outcome-based thinking and its principles in ongoing government work, and in implementing tools for planning and measuring the outcomes of interventions in computerized systems.

Anna holds a BA in international relations and communications and media from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and an MA and PhD in public policy from Tel Aviv University.

She can be contacted at [email protected] or by telephone at 972-2-655-7495.

Journal Articles

Resnikovski-Kuras, A., & Gerasimenko, A. (2020). Identifying best-practice strategies for managing residential caregivers working with children at risk. International Journal of Child, Youth and Family Studies, 11(4.2), 96-114. doi.org/10.18357/ijcyfs114.2202019990

Gerasimenko, A., &  Resnikovski-Kuras, A. (2019). Attitudes of residential care facility directors towards the need for professional accreditation and licensing of caregivers. Institutionalised Children Explorations and Beyond, 6(2), 174-184.