Haviv is a trainee lawyer with a very strong background in chemistry. Haviv holds a Ph.D., M.Sc. and B.Sc in Chemistry, all of the Bar-Ilan University. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Ben-Gurion University and at the Department of Chemistry and The Institute for Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials, Bar-Ilan University. Haviv has extensive experience in laboratory work and in scientific research. He was involved in diversified research projects in the areas of Physical Chemistry, Materials Science, Nanotechnology and Nano-biotechnology and published 10 papers in peer-reviewed journals. In addition, Haviv was a teaching assistant at the Department of Chemistry, Bar-Ilan University.
Haviv is a graduate of the patent attorney course (Bar-Ilan University, 2012) and recently graduated from law school (Ono Academic College, 2017).