The Team

We are a team of experienced and dedicated TAU faculty members who teach foreign languages at all levels, as well as international graduate students who have tutored in diverse global settings.

Harriet Rubin



Harriet Rubin is the Director of the CLE - Center for Language Excellence - at Tel Aviv University which offers one on one writing/language support and workshops for students, faculty, administrative staff, and people from the community. At Tel Aviv University, she teaches English at all levels with a focus on academic and professional writing & communication, and is presently co-chair of the Israel Forum for Academic Writing (IFAW) at the Mofet Institute. 


Originally from NYC, Harriet holds an MA in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Columbia University and taught English in various CUNY English Language Institutes (Queens and Hunter). In addition to her university teaching career, she held the position of Training and Development Manager in various global hi-tech companies in Israel, such as BMC, Edusoft and Comverse.


Monica Broido

Monica Broido is the Head of the Writing Programs at Tel Aviv University and assists with special projects and workshops in CLE. She teaches PhD academic writing courses in several faculties, as well as Spanish.  She is co-chair of the Israel Forum for Academic Writing (IFAW) at the Mofet Institute.