Dr. David Margulies CV

Incumbent of the Judith and Martin Freedman Career Development Chair
Department of Organic Chemistry, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel
E-mail: david.margulies@weizmann.ac.il 
Telephone: + 972-8-9342688

Education / Positions

  •  Senior Scientist, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
      Sept. 2009 - current, Dept. of Organic Chemistry
  •  Post-doctoral Associate, Yale University, USA
      2006 - 2009, Dept. of Chemistry
    • Research topic: "Design of Synthetic Protein Receptors"
      (Advisor: Prof. Andrew Hamilton)
  • Ph.D, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
    2006, Dept. of Organic Chemistry
    • Thesis : "Logic Operations at the Molecular Scale: Molecular
      Switches, Logic Gates and Calculators” (Advisor: Prof. Abraham Shanzer)
  • M.Sc., Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
    2001, Dept. of Organic Chemistry
    • Thesis: "Chromophoric Metal Complexes: Toward Molecular-Base
      Electroluminescent Devices” (Advisor: Prof. Abraham Shanzer)
  • B.Sc., The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    1998, Institute of Chemistry

Honors & Awards

  • 2013  ERC starting grant recipient
  • 2010  The International Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) Career Development Award
  • 2010  Gruber Young Scientist Award, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • 2006-2009 The International Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • 2006 John F. Kennedy Memorial Prize for outstanding research work, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • 2006 Rothschild Postdoctoral Fellowship  (declined)
  • 2006 Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellowship (declined)
  • 2006 Member of the Israeli student delegation to attend Nobel Laureates Meeting in Lindau, Germany
  • 2003 The Feinberg Graduate School distinguished fellowship for academic and scientific achievements, Weizmann Institute of Science