Maor joined SFI after working at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Maor was a fellow at the criminology institute and has recently received her PhD. Her field of research deals with the relationship between the characteristics of a place and the level of crime. Maor extensively engaged in data analysis from various entities for published academic articles. Among other things, she also led a large research project in the field and lectured at the Institute of Criminology for undergraduate and graduate degrees. As part of being a fellow at the Institute of Criminology, she participated in conferences, workshops and projects with various government agencies.