Awards And Honors

Awards and Honors Notification formWeizmann staff only
Name Department Honor
Prof. Lia Addadi Department of Structural Biology Recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Science from the ETH, Zurich
Prof. Gad Asher Department of Biomolecular Sciences Awarded the Lindner Prize by the Israel Endocrine Society (IES)
Prof. Naama Barkai Department of Molecular Genetics Awarded the Rothschild Prize in Life Science
Prof. Naama Barkai Department of Molecular Genetics Elected as a Member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Dr. Haim Beidenkopf Department of Condensed Matter Physics Elected as a Member of the Israel Young Academy
Dr. Maria chiara Di gregorio (in the group of Prof. Milko Van Der Boom) Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded a Langmuir Prize by the European Collold and Interface Society (ECIS)
Dr. Ronen Eldan Department of Mathematics Awarded the Erdos Prize in Mathematics by the Israel Mathematical Union
Prof. Eran Elinav Department of Immunology Awarded the Mifal HaPais Science Landau Prize in Immunology
Prof. Eran Elinav Department of Immunology Appointed as a Senior Editor of EMBO Molecular Medicine
Dr. Baran Eren Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Appointed as a Zuckerman Faculty Scholar
Dr. Ayelet Erez Department of Biological Regulation Awarded a Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Prof. Asher Friesem Department of Physics of Complex Systems Recipient of the Emmett N. Leith Medal from the Optical Society (OSA)
Prof. Lucio Frydman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Recipient of a Helmholtz International Fellow Award
Prof. Lucio Frydman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Awarded the Kolthoff Prize from the Technion for his Research in Alternavite Energy Resources
Prof. Shafrira Goldwasser Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient of a BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Information and Communication Technologies
Prof. David Harel Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Reelected as the Vice President of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Prof. Rafal Klajn Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of the Cram-Lehn-Pedersen Prize in Supramolecular Chemistry
Prof. Zohar Komargodski Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics Awarded a Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Physics
Prof. Leeor Kronik Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of an Israel Vacuum Society (IVS) Research Excellence Award
Prof. Meir Lahav Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the EMET Prize in Chemistry Awarded by the A.M.N. Foundation
Prof. Leslie Leiserowitz Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the EMET Prize in Chemistry Awarded by the A.M.N. Foundation
Dr. Michal Leskes Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the ACS Energy and Fuels Division Glenn Best Paper Award
Dr. Igal Levine (in the group of Prof. David Cahen) Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the Best Poster Award from the Materials Research Society (MRS)
Dr. Emmanuel Levy Department of Structural Biology Awarded a Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Dr. Nir London Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation-AACR Career Development Award
Prof. David Margulies Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of a MSMLG Czarnik Emerging Investigator Award
Ms. Jenny-lee Mathias (in the group of Dr. Ulyana Shimanovich) Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the Best Poster Award at a Batsheva de Rothschild Seminar
Prof. David Milstein Department of Organic Chemistry Elected as a member of the US National Academy of Sciences
Prof. Ron Naaman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Awarded an Israel Chemical Society (ICS) Prize for Excellence
Prof. Boaz Nadler Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Awarded the Abarbanel Prize in Applied Mathematics from the Israel Mathematical Union
Prof. Israel Pecht Department of Immunology Elected as an Honorary Member of the Polish Biochemical Society
Prof. Itamar Procaccia Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Invited to present the Colloquium Ehrenfestii in Leiden
Prof. Yair Reisner Department of Immunology Recipient of the DKMS Mechtild Harf Science Award
Ms. Ayelet Sarel (in the group of Prof. Nachum Ulanovsky) Department of Neurobiology Recipient of the Capranica Prize from the International Society of Neuroethology
Prof. Avigdor Scherz Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences The Rappaport Prize for Excellence in the field of Biomedical Research (together with the late Prof. Yoram Salomon)
Prof. Michal Schwartz Department of Neurobiology Recipient of the iNNOVEX2018 Global Leader of Innovation Award
Prof. Michal Schwartz Department of Neurobiology Recipient of an Honorary degree from Ha-Merkaz ha-Bentehumi Hertseliyya (IDC)
Prof. Michal Schwartz Department of Neurobiology Nominated the 2019 outstanding mentor by the Israel Society for Neuroscience
Prof. Adi Shamir Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient of a BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Information and Communication Technologies
Prof. Michal Sharon Department of Biomolecular Sciences Recipient of the Mass Spectrometry in the Life Sciences Award by the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Massenspektrometrie (DGMS)
Ms. Ofir Olga Shein Lumbroso (in the group of Prof. Oren Tal) Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Awarded the best poster prize at the NANO.IL.2018 - Leading International Nanotechnology Conference in Israel
Dr. Ziv Shulman Department of Immunology Elected as an EMBO Young Investigator
Prof. Yaron Silberberg Department of Physics of Complex Systems Awarded the Rothschild Prize in Chemical Sciences and Physical Sciences
Prof. Rotem Sorek Department of Molecular Genetics Elected as a member of EMBO
Prof. Rotem Sorek Department of Molecular Genetics Elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology
Prof. Ady Stern Department of Condensed Matter Physics Elected as a Member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Mr. Nitai Sylvetsky (in the group of Prof. Gershom (Jan) Martin) Department of Organic Chemistry IBM-Zerner graduate student award of the 58th Sanibel Symposium from University of Florida
Prof. Reshef Tenne Department of Materials and Interfaces Invited as a Keynote Speaker of the UNAM - National Nanotechnology Research Center, Bilkent University
Prof. Edriss s. Titi Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Elected as a Fellow of the John Simon Guggeheim Memorial Foundation
Prof. Nachum Ulanovsky Department of Neurobiology Former Student - Dr. Arseny Finkelstein - Awarded the FENS-Kavli Ph.D Thesis Prize for the best thesis in the field of Neuroscience in Europe
Dr. Igor Ulitsky Department of Biological Regulation Recipient of the James Heineman Research Award
Prof. Shimon Vega Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Awarded an Israel Chemical Society (ICS) Gold Medal
Prof. David Wallach Department of Biomolecular Sciences Awarded a Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize
Prof. Yosef Yarden Department of Biological Regulation Recipient of the International Society of Oncology and Biomarkers (ISOBM) Abbott Award for Cancer Research and Tumor Biomarkers
Dr. Ofer Yizhar Department of Neurobiology Recipient of the Adelis Brain Research Award
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Science from the University of Macau, China
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Recipient of an Ecuador Medal for Scientific Merit by the President of Ecuador
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Science and Technology from Carnegie Mellon University
Dr. Yaniv Ziv Department of Neurobiology Selected as a Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) Azrieli Global Scholar