Can a staff scientist get housing assistance?

In some instances, housing assistance may be granted to scientists on the Staff Scientists Track Under the following conditions:

  • that it is the staff scientist's first job in Israel, or,
  • that he is returning from abroad after at least a 2 year stay there.

The assistance is in the sum of up to 2,000 NIS per month (In addition to this sum, there will be costs to the employer of 14.75%), for a maximum period of 3 years from the date of recruitment to WIS.

For more details, see the Housing Assistance for Academic Staff page on the Academic Affairs Office site (login required).