Nadav Matalon is a PhD candidate in the Department of Linguistics under the supervision of Dr. Michal Marmorstein, Prof. Elisha Moses (The Weizmann Institute of Science) and Prof. Dagmar Barth-Weingarten (University of Potsdam), who 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".