Col .Dr .Ariel Hieman was appointed today 02.01.02 Chief IDF Reserve Officer and was promoted to the rank of Brigadier General.The ceremony took place in the headquarters of the Chief of the IDF General Staff.

.Attached is the Brig .Gen .Hieman’s curriculum vitae

Brig .Gen .Dr .Ariel Hieman
Chief IDF Reserve Officer

1971-1973 :Enlisted and served in the General Staff Reconnaissance ”
.1973 :Infantry Officer’s Course and retraining for Armor ”
1973-1975 :Platoon commander and deputy company commander in an ”
.Armor company
.1975 :Released from regular IDF service ”
1979 :One year of commissioned service as an Armor company ”
.1983-1984 :Deputy commander of a reserve Armor battalion ”
.1985-1990 :Reserve Armor battalion commander ”
.1992-1997 :Deputy reserve Armor brigade commander ”
1997-2001 :Reserve Armor brigade commander “

Brig .Gen .Hieman holds a BA in Biology and a Doctorate in Geology
.from Hebrew University in Jerusalem
Brig .Gen .Hieman lectured in Geology in the University of Haifa and
.Hebrew University in Jerusalem
.Brig .Gen .Hieman is married and a father of three