Appointments And Promotions

2017

Appointed to Senior Scientist

Name Department
Dr. Giora Alexandron Department of Science Teaching
Dr. Ori Avinoam Department of Biomolecular Sciences
Dr. Rony Dahan Department of Immunology
Dr. Baran Eren Department of Chemical and Biological Physics
Dr. Amit Finkler Department of Chemical and Biological Physics
Dr. Assaf Gal Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences
Dr. Meital Oren-Suissa Department of Neurobiology
Dr. Merav Parter Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
Dr. Shira Raveh-Rubin Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Dr. Oren Raz Department of Physics of Complex Systems
Dr. Einat Segev Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences
Dr. Efrat Shema Department of Biological Regulation
Dr. Yonatan Stelzer Department of Molecular Cell Biology
Dr. Itay Tirosh Department of Molecular Cell Biology
Dr. Binghai Yan Department of Condensed Matter Physics

Appointed to Associate Professor

Name Department
Prof. Elisabetta Boaretto Scientific Archeology Unit
Prof. Boris Koichu Department of Science Teaching

Promoted to Associate Professor

Name Department
Prof. Michal Armoni Department of Science Teaching
Prof. Gad Asher Department of Biomolecular Sciences
Prof. Shahar Dobzinski Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
Prof. Eran Elinav Department of Immunology
Prof. Dmitry Gourevitch Department of Mathematics
Prof. Yohai Kaspi Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Prof. Valery Krizhanovsky Department of Molecular Cell Biology
Prof. David Margulies Department of Organic Chemistry
Prof. Oren Tal Department of Chemical and Biological Physics
Prof. Karina Yaniv Department of Biological Regulation

Promoted to Professor (Full)

Name Department
Prof. Asaph Aharoni Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences
Prof. Uri Bader Department of Mathematics
Prof. Roy Bar-Ziv Department of Chemical and Biological Physics
Prof. Alon Chen Department of Neurobiology
Prof. Avishay Gal-Yam Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics
Prof. Ilan Koren Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Prof. Robert Krauthgamer Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
Prof. Gilad Perez Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics
Prof. Elazar Zelzer Department of Molecular Genetics

2017

Appointed to Assistant Staff Scientist

Name Department
Dr. Igor Andriyash Department of Physics of Complex Systems
Dr. Hadas Keren-Shaul Department of Life Sciences Core Facilities
Dr. Rotem Ben Tov Perry Department of Biological Regulation
Dr. Tomer Meir Salame Department of Life Sciences Core Facilities
Dr. Aryeh Taub Department of Neurobiology

Appointed to Associate Staff Scientist

Name Department
Dr. Alexander Brandis Department of Life Sciences Core Facilities

Promoted to Associate Staff Scientist

Name Department
Dr. Gil Amitai Department of Molecular Genetics
Dr. Barry Bruner Department of Physics of Complex Systems
Dr. Hagit Dafni Department of Veterinary Resources
Dr. Moran Feller Department of Organic Chemistry
Dr. Ora Simcha Bitton Israel Department of Chemical Research Support
Dr. Ziv Porat Department of Life Sciences Core Facilities
Dr. Daniella Schatz Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences
Dr. Orit Altaratz Stollar Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Dr. Michael Tsoory Department of Veterinary Resources

Promoted to Senior Staff Scientist

Name Department
Dr. Cathy Bessudo Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences
Dr. Shirley Shulman Daube Department of Chemical and Biological Physics
*List of Appointments that began work at the Institute in 2018