Paula Kabalo is Director of the Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the study of Israel and Zionism. She heads the Centre for Israel Studies that researches themes related to the establishment of Israel and Zionism. She specialises on the history of citizen associations and Civil Society in Israel, and the relationships between David Ben-Gurion and various strata of society in Israel and the diaspora. Paula served as historical consultant for the documentary: Ben-Gurion, Epilogue.