Prof. Arieh Gavious

Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration and the School of Science and Technology


Professor Arieh Gavious is the dean of the Faculty of Business Administration at Ono Academic College, which includes B.A. and MBA programs in Business and the School of Computer Science & Information Systems. He received his doctorate from the Faculty of Management at Tel Aviv University, specializing in game theory and decision-making. Professor Gavious also holds a B.A. and master’s degree, both in Applied Mathematics, from the Technion, where he specialized in computer communications. He has served as a visiting professor at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. Professor Gavious was a full professor at the Department of Industrial Engineering & Management, Faculty of Engineering, at Ben-Gurion University.

His professional experience focused on work as an economic consultant for consulting firms, preparing economic opinions for government offices and commercial firms.


Business Administration, Tel Aviv University (1996).
Applied Mathematics, Technion (1991).
Applied Mathematics, Technion (1988) (cum laude).

Teaching Areas

Game Theory – M.Sc. Models in Game Theory – M.Sc. Advance course in Game Theory for Ph.D. Strategic Thinking – MBA Calculus – B.A. and MBA Probability – B.Sc. Statistics – B.A. and MBA Production Management B.Sc. and MBA Industrial Organizations – M.Sc. Problems in decentralized organizations – M.Sc.

Research interests

Applications of game theory, tenders, marketing, health systems management