A priority project of the Weizmann Institute of Science

This website presents practical information on developing a scientific career, with a special emphasis on women scientists, and in conjunction with the Weizmann Institute’s policy to support women in science.

  • The National Postdoctoral Award Program for Advancing Women in Science - Information on the nationwide fellowship program established by the Weizmann Institute for outstanding women PhD graduates
  • The Weizmann Institute hosts a wide range of activities for female students including a mentorship program for PhD students and forums for graduate students and postdocs. For more information go to Events
  • Weizmann Women in Science Award
  • The transition from PhD to postdoc is not a simple one. In Pursuing a career in sceince you can find practical information on how to choose a postdoc, relevant scholarships, and career advice upon completion of postdoctoral research
  • Comprehensive information on scholarships for Master’s and PhD students, as well as postdocs.  This includes travel scholarships, excellence scholarships, and scholarships for advancing women in science

Events & activities

"Glass Ceiling and Power Inequality in Social Network"

March 22

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Informal meeting with women PI (Michal Leskes, Ulyana Shimanovich , Rina Rosenzweig , Shikma Bressler) who have recently joined the faculty of the Weizmann Institute

What's next? meeting PhD students with women young PIs

February 12
Prof. Irit Sagi, Dean of the Feinberg Graduate School and Prof. Daniella Goldfarb, President’s Advisor for Advancing Women in Science

MSc Female students (2nd year), get together and Lighting of Hanukkah candles

January 26