Awards And Honors

Awards and Honors Notification formWeizmann staff only
Name Department Honor
Dr. Jakub Abramson Department of Immunology Awarded the Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Prof. Ido Amit Department of Immunology Recipient of the Rappaport Prize for a Young Scientist
Prof. Eli Arama Department of Molecular Genetics Elected as the Chairperson of the Israel Society for Developmental Biology (TISDB)
Prof. Abraham Arcavi Department of Science Teaching Re-elected as the Secretary General of the Commission of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) on Mathematical Instruction
Adan Azem (in the group of Prof. David Cahen) Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the Best Poster Presentation Award from the IVS-MRS Student Conference
Dr. Haim Beidenkopf Department of Condensed Matter Physics Awarded the IPS Prize for Young Scientist by the Israel Physical Society
Dr. Maria chiara Di gregorio (in the group of Prof. Milko Van Der Boom) Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of the Best Oral Presentation Award from the European Colloid and Interface Society
Prof. Yadin Dudai Department of Neurobiology Appointed as a Member of the International Scientific Advisory Board of the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics
Prof. Nirit Dudovich Department of Physics of Complex Systems Elected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society
Dr. Eran Elinav Department of Immunology Elected as a senior fellow, the Canadian Institute for Advanced Studies (CIFAR)
Dr. Eran Elinav Department of Immunology Awarded the Lindner Prize by the Israel Endocrine Society (IES)
Prof. Zelig Eshhar Department of Immunology Awarded the Novartis Prize for Immunology
Arseny Finkelstein (in the group of Prof. Nachum Ulanovsky) Department of Neurobiology Recipient of the Young Investigator Award from the International Society for Neuroethology
Prof. Daniella Goldfarb Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Awarded the ICS (Israel Chemical Society) Prize for Excellence
Prof. Shafrira Goldwasser Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Elected to receive an Honorary Doctorate from Haifa University
Prof. Shafrira Goldwasser Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient of the Barnard College Medal of Distinction at the College's Commencement
Prof. Shafrira Goldwasser Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Induced to London Mathematical Society
Dr. Dvir Gur (in the group of Prof. Lia Addadi) Department of Molecular Cell Biology Recipient of the Best Poster Prize in Life Sciences of the Israel Society for Microscopy
Dr. Arbel Haim (in the group of Prof. Yuval Oreg) Department of Condensed Matter Physics Awarded the IPS Student Prize for Theoretical Physics by the Israel Physical Society
Dr. Dorri Halbertal (in the group of Prof. Eli Zeldov) Department of Condensed Matter Physics Recipient of the European Microscopy Society (EMS) Outstanding Paper Award
Dr. Itay Halevy Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Awarded the Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Dr. Jacob (yaqub) Hanna Department of Molecular Genetics Elected to the editorial board of Stem Cell Reports Journal by Cell Press
Dr. Jacob (yaqub) Hanna Department of Molecular Genetics Appointed as an Editorial Board Member of Stem Cells journal
Dr. Jacob (yaqub) Hanna Department of Molecular Genetics Selected as an Editorial Board Member of Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine journal
Prof. Avi Hofstein Department of Science Teaching Recipient the NARST Distinguished Contributions to Science Education through Research Award
Prof. Yoseph Imry Department of Condensed Matter Physics Awarded the Wolf Prize in Physics
Prof. Ernesto Joselevich Department of Materials and Interfaces Awarded the Israel Chemical Society (ICS) Tenne Family Prize
Dr. Vyacheslav (slava) Kalchenko Department of Veterinary Resources Elected as a Member of The Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) Board of Directors
Prof. Rafal Klajn Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of the Netherlands Scholar Award for Supramolecular Chemistry
Prof. Rafal Klajn Department of Organic Chemistry Elected to the editorial board of Chem Journal by Cell Press
Prof. Jacob Klein Department of Materials and Interfaces Elected as a Member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Dr. Michal Lahav Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of an Israel Vacuum Society Excellence Award for Surface Science Expertise
Prof. Meir Lahav Department of Materials and Interfaces Elected to Receive an Israel Prize in Chemistry and Physics
Ms. Anna Lavie (in the group of Dr. Amnon Bar-Shir) Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of the Best student poster award from the Israel Vacuum Society 34th Annual Conference
Prof. Leslie Leiserowitz Department of Materials and Interfaces Elected to Receive an Israel Prize in Chemistry and Physics
Mr. Igal Levine (in the group of Prof. David Cahen) Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the Best student poster award from the Israel Vacuum Society 34th Annual Conference
Prof. Avraham Levy Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences Awarded the Landau Prize of Mifal Hapais
Dr. Rachel Mamlok-Naaman (in the group of Prof. Bat Sheva Eylon) Department of Science Teaching Elected as a titular Member of the Committee of Chemistry Education of IUPAC
Dr. Rachel Mamlok-Naaman (in the group of Prof. Bat Sheva Eylon) Department of Science Teaching Elected as a Secretary of the Division of Chemical Education of the EUCheMS DivCEd Council
Dr. David Margulies Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded the ICS (Israel Chemical Society) Excellent Young Scientist Prize
Prof. Gershom (jan) Martin Department of Organic Chemistry ASCC: A Celebration in Honor of Prof. Leo Radom and Prof. Gershom Martin by the University of Western Australia
Ms. Elena Meirzadeh (in the group of Prof. Meir Lahav) Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the Intel Israel Vacuum Society Female Scientist Award
Ms. Elena Meirzadeh (in the group of Prof. Meir Lahav) Department of Materials and Interfaces MRS Spring Meeting - Best Oral Contribution
Prof. Giora Mikenberg Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics Recipient of the Sharing Knowledge Foundation Prize from CERN
Prof. David Milstein Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded the ICS (Israel Chemical Society) Gold Medal
Prof. David Milstein Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded the ENI Environmental Protection Prize
Ms. Gal Mor Khalifa (in the group of Prof. Lia Addadi) Department of Structural Biology Recipient of the Lev Margulis Prize
Prof. Israel Pecht Department of Immunology Elected as a Member of European Academy of Sciences and Arts
Prof. Israel Pecht Department of Immunology Awarded an Honorary Membership of the Croatian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Prof. David Peleg Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Elected as a Fellow of ACM
Prof. Itamar Procaccia Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Awarded the Rita Levi-Montalcini Prize from the Government of Italy
Prof. Yair Reisner Department of Immunology Recipient of the Jaap de Graeff Lecturer Medal from the University of Leiden
Prof. Yardena Samuels Department of Molecular Cell Biology Recipient of the Pezoller Foundation - EACR Cancer Researcher Award
Prof. Yardena Samuels Department of Molecular Cell Biology Awarded the Youdim Family Prize for Excellence in Cancer Research
Prof. Ben-zion Shilo Department of Molecular Genetics Recipient the Israeli Society for Developmental Biology (IsSDB) Career Award
Dr. Ziv Shulman Department of Immunology Recipient of a Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) Career Development Award
Prof. Israel Silman Department of Neurobiology Invited to deliver a FEBS Plenary Lecturer at Meeting of Russian Biochemical Society at Sochi
Prof. Joel Sussman Department of Structural Biology Recipient of an Honorary Professor at Amity Institute of Biotechnology
Prof. Joel Sussman Department of Structural Biology Invited to deliver the EMBO Keynote Lecture in Marseille, France
Prof. Joel Sussman Department of Structural Biology Invited to deliver the Alexander Rich Lecture in MIT
Prof. Reshef Tenne Department of Materials and Interfaces Awarded the ICS (Israel Chemical Society) Medal
Prof. Reshef Tenne Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the Plenary Speaker Prize Certificate of the NanoTR-12
Prof. Reshef Tenne Department of Materials and Interfaces Awarded a Rothschild Prizes in Chemistry and Physics Sciences
Prof. Edriss s. Titi Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Invited to deliver the Lansdowne Lecture at the University of Victoria, Canada
Prof. Edriss s. Titi Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Invited to deliver the ICTS International Center of Theoretical Sciences public lecture at Banglaore
Prof. Edriss s. Titi Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Invited to deliver the Dr. Karen A. Amos Memorial Lectures on Applied Mathematics at University of Alabama
Prof. Edriss s. Titi Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Invited as a Fisk Distinguished Speaker at the University of Wyoming
Dr. Ran Tivony (in the group of Prof. Jacob Klein) Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the Best student poster award from the Israel Vacuum Society 34th Annual Conference
Prof. Itzhak Tserruya Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics Appointed as the Chairperson of the Program Advisory Committee for High Energy Physics of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR) at Dubna, Ru
Dr. Igor Ulitsky Department of Biological Regulation Recipient of an EMBO Young Investigator Award
Prof. Daniel Hanoch Wagner Department of Materials and Interfaces Awarded the Medal of Excellence in Composite Materials from the University of Delaware
Dr. Karina Yaniv Department of Biological Regulation Awarded a LE&RN Wendy Chaite Leadership Award
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Awarded an Honorary Doctorate from University of Chile
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Cordoba National University, Argentina
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology DESY, Germany, named a new research hall at the high-brilliance X-ray source PETRA III after Prof. Yonath
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the Guatemala UVG (Universidad del Valle de Guatemala) University
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Awarded an Honorary Doctorate from City University of Hong Kong
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Awarded a Doctor of Science degree by the State University of New York
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Strasbourg