Nadav Matalon is a member of the PhD honors program at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School for Advanced Studies in the Humanities. His study is supervised by Dr. Michal Marmorstein, Prof. Elisha Moses (The Weizmann Institute of Science) and Prof. Dagmar Barth-Weingarten (University of Potsdam, Germany). Nadav studies prosody in everyday talk of Hebrew and English. He holds a B.Mus from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, and a M.A. with honors from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His M.A. thesis, under the supervision of Dr. Michal Marmorstein and Dr. Eitan Grossman, provides a formal and functional analysis of the "camel humps prosodic pattern” - a common prosodic pattern in Israeli Hebrew.