- Bachelor of Arts, Ben-Gurion University, 1994
- Master of Arts in Psychology, Tel-Aviv University, 2002
- Doctor of Philosophy, Haifa University, 2007
Ari Ofengenden specializes in Hebrew Literature and Literary Theory. He Studied for Master's in Psychology at Tel-Aviv University. He then wrote his Ph.d on the Poet Abraham Shlonsky at Haifa University. From 2005-2008 He taught at the Protestant Theology department at Tübingen (Germany) and was a research fellow at the International Centre for Ethics in the Sciences and Humanities (IZEW) at Tübingen, Germany. In 2010 he completed a post-doctoral research and teaching fellowship at Monash University (Australia). Ari ofengenden is the author of The Passion for Absence in Abraham Shlonksy, published in Hebrew by University press 2010.