Asher Tishler received his B.A. in Economics and Statistics (magna cum laude) from the Hebrew University, Israel, and his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. Currently he is president of the College of Management. He was a faculty member of Tel Aviv University’s Faculty of Management from 1976 to 2014.
During his tenure at Tel Aviv University’s Faculty of Management he served as dean (2007-2014), academic director of the Executive MBA program and the Kellogg-Recanati international MBA program (2000-2003), academic director of Lahav Executive Education (1995-1998), director of the Israel Institute of Business Research (1991-1994), and head of the Economics-Management Department (1986-1988). During 2006-2010 he served as director of the Institute of Technology and Society, and during 2006-2014 he was director of the Eli Hurvitz Institute of Strategic Management.
Professor Tishler has consulted with The Ministry of Defense (Israel), IDF, The Israel Electric Co., The Ministry of National Infrastructures (Israel), and several firms in Israel and abroad.