The Research Grants and Projects (RGP) Office and the Academic Affairs Office (AAO) together comprise the Directorate for Research and Academic Affairs.
The Directorate is headed by the Academic Secretary, Dr. Boaz Avron, who is directly subordinate to the President. The Academic Secretary carries the overall responsibility for the proper functioning and administration of the Offices included in the Directorate.
The head of the Research Grants and Projects Office is Dr. Doron Amit.
The principal aims of the Research Grants and Projects Office (RGP) are:
- collecting and distributing information on sources of funds, both in Israel and abroad.
- providing guidance, advice, and administrative services to academic staff members in all that concerns the submission of requests for research grants to (external and internal) funding sources.
- negotiating and authorizing the contractual relationship with funding sources.
- monitoring the follow-up and assuring adherence to the timetables of the different sponsored research projects.
View the RGP website at: http://www.weizmann.ac.il/RGP/
Contact the office at: http://wws.weizmann.ac.il/RGP/content/contact-information