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Lev Cosijns

Election Year: 2020

Election Constituency: Israel

Scholar Status: Scholar Alum

Rhodes Identifier: Israel & St Peter's 2020

Lev Cosijns


After finishing high school at the British International School in Budapest, Lev came alone to Israel to volunteer and serve in the IDF. She served as a medic and a field medical officer. For her performance and service during Operation Protective Edge, she received the General Chief of Staff Citation for Military Distinction. After finishing 4 and a half years of service, she went to practice Kung Fu for 8 months in China. She is studying at the Department of Land of Israel Studies and Archaeology. She participated in several archaeological surveys and excavations as part of the archaeological excavation license. Lev is also volunteering in a program to teach English for African refugees and working in a physical anthropology lab in the Hebrew University.