Awards And Honors

Awards and Honors Notification formWeizmann staff only
Name Department Honor
Prof. Lia Addadi Department of Chemical and Structural Biology Awarded an Israel Chemical Society (ICS) Gold Medal
Prof. Avraham rami Aizenbud Department of Mathematics Recipient of the 2021 Anna and Lajos Erdos prize in Mathematics
Prof. Ido Amit Department of Systems Immunology Awarded the Landau Prize of Mifal Hapais
Prof. Ruth Arnon Department of Immunology and Regenerative Biology Appointed as an honorary Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE)
Dr. Ori Avinoam Department of Biomolecular Sciences Selected to be a member of EMBO Young Investigator Programme
Dr. Amnon Bar-shir Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Awarded the ICS (Israel Chemical Society) Excellent Young Scientist Prize
Prof. Haim Beidenkopf Department of Condensed Matter Physics Elected as Chair of The Israel Young Academy
Prof. Brian Berkowitz Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Awarded the 2021 John Dalton Medal by the European Geosciences Union
Prof. Brian Berkowitz Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Awarded an InterPore Honorary Lifetime Membership
Dr. Lavi Bigman (in the group of Prof. Koby Levy) Department of Chemical and Structural Biology Winner of the National Forum for BioInnovators ("NFBI") award
Idan Biran (in the group of Prof. Boris Rybtchinski) Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Recipient of the Lev Margulis Prize
Idan Biran (in the group of Prof. Boris Rybtchinski) Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Best poster award IMEC 2021
Prof. Zvika Brakerski Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Winning the FOCS 2021 Test of Time Award
Dr. Shikma Bressler Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics Awarded the IPS prize for young experimental physicists by the Israel Physical Society
Ori Brookstein (in the group of Dr. Ulyana Shimanovich) Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Best Poster Award NANO IL 2021
Ori Brookstein (in the group of Dr. Ulyana Shimanovich) Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Best poster award IMEC 2021
Prof. Alon Chen Department of Brain Sciences Nominated as an External Scientific Member of the Max Planck Society
Prof. Nava Dekel Department of Immunology and Regenerative Biology Recipient the 2021 IFA (The Israel Fertility Association) Appreciation Award
Prof. Nirit Dudovich Department of Physics of Complex Systems Recipient of the Weizmann Prize from the Tel-Aviv Municipality
Prof. Yonina Eldar Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Awarded the 2021 IEEE SPS Signal Processing Magazine Best Column Award
Prof. Eran Elinav Department of Systems Immunology Appointed as an honorary guest professor at the University of Science & Technology of China
Prof. Zelig Eshhar Department of Immunology and Regenerative Biology Recipient of the 2021 Dan David Prize
Prof. Bat sheva Eylon Department of Science Teaching Elected aa a Fellow of the International Society of the Learning Sciences
Prof. Uriel Feige Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Winning the FOCS 2021 Test of Time Award
Prof. Lucio Frydman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Recipient the Richard R. Ernst Prize in Magnetic Resonance
Gily Ginosar (in the group of Prof. Nachum Ulanovsky) Department of Brain Sciences Awarded the Bernstein SmartSteps Award for 2021
Prof. Oded Goldreich Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Awarded the Israel Prize for Mathematics and Computer Science
Prof. Shafrira Goldwasser Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Awarded the Ph.D. honoris causa from Tel Aviv University
Prof. Shafrira Goldwasser Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Winning the FOCS 2021 Test of Time Award
Shira Haber (in the group of Dr. Michal Leskes) Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science 2021 student talk award from the Israel Electrochemical Society
Prof. Jacob (yaqub) Hanna Department of Molecular Genetics Named "Thinker of the Year 2021" by Prospect Magazine
Prof. David Harel Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Elected as next President of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Yael Hitron (in the group of Dr. Merav Parter) Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Best Student Paper Award at DISC'21
Prof. Rafal Klajn Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Recipient of a Blavatnik Award for Young Scientists in Chemistry
Dr. Tamir Klein Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences Awarded a Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Prof. Jacob Klein Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Recipient of ECIS (European Colloid and Interface Society) 2021 Overbeek Gold Medal
Prof. Jacob Klein Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Recipient the Irving Langmuir Award in Chemical Physics
Prof. Jacob Klein Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Recipient the Wiley Life Achievements Award for 2021
Dr. Shimon Kogan (in the group of Dr. Merav Parter) Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient the 2022 Symposium of Discrete Algorithm (SODA) Best Paper Award
Prof. Leeor Kronik Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Awarded an Israel Chemical Society (ICS) Prize for Excellence
Prof. Meir Lahav Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Awarded the 2021 Wolf Prize in Chemistry
Prof. Leslie Leiserowitz Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Awarded the 2021 Wolf Prize in Chemistry
Prof. Yaron Lipman Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient of the Outstanding Paper Award in Neurips 2021
Dr. Nir London Department of Chemical and Structural Biology Recipient the EFMC Prize for a Young Medicinal Chemist or Chemical Biologist in Academia
Dr. Rachel Mamlok-naaman Department of Science Teaching An IUPAC 2021 Distinguished Women in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering
Adi Millman (in the group of Prof. Rotem Sorek) Department of Molecular Genetics The 2021 International Birnstiel Award for Doctoral Research in Molecular Life Sciences
Prof. David Milstein Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Recipient the 2021 IUPAC-Zhejiang NHU International Award for Advancements in Green Chemistry
Prof. David Mukamel Department of Physics of Complex Systems Elected as an Israel Physical Society (IPS) fellow
Prof. Ron Naaman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Elected as a Member of the Academia Europaea
Prof. Ron Naaman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Guy Ohad (in the group of Prof. Leeor Kronik) Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Best poster award IMEC 2021
Prof. Dan Oron Department of Physics of Complex Systems Elected as a Fellow of the Optica (formerly OSA) Society
Dr. Merav Parter Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Awarded a Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Dr. Merav Parter Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient the 2022 Symposium of Discrete Algorithm (SODA) Best Paper Award
Prof. Itamar Procaccia Department of Chemical and Biological Physics elected as a Honorary Member in the Physical Society of Uzbekistan
Prof. Itamar Procaccia Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Recipient a PhD honoris causa from the University Rey Juan Carlos of Madrid
Prof. Itamar Procaccia Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Nominated as a member of the section of Physics and Engineering Sciences of the Academy of Europe
Dr. Rina Rosenzweig Department of Chemical and Structural Biology Awarded the Hestrin Prize of the Israel Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Noam Rozen Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient of the Outstanding Paper Award in Neurips 2021
Prof. Irit Sagi Department of Immunology and Regenerative Biology Recipient of the 2020 ICS-Adama Prize for Technological Innovation
Prof. Yardena Samuels Department of Molecular Cell Biology Recipient of the Michael Bruno Memorial Award from the Israel Institute for Advanced Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Dr. Ruth Scherz-shouval Department of Biomolecular Sciences Elected as a Member of the Israel Young Academy
Dr. Moran Shalev-benami Department of Chemical and Structural Biology Awarded a Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Prof. Rotem Sorek Department of Molecular Genetics Awarded the Rappaport Prize for Excellence in the field of Biomedical Research
Dr. Yonatan Stelzer Department of Molecular Cell Biology Selected to be a member of EMBO Young Investigator Programme
Asya Svirinovsky (in the group of Dr. Michal Leskes) Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science 2021 poster award from the Israel Electrochemical Society
Prof. Reshef Tenne Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts
Ilia Tutunnikov (in the group of Prof. Yehiam Prior) Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Awarded the ICS Prize for an Excellent Graduate Student
Prof. Milko Van der boom Department of Molecular Chemistry and Materials Science Recipient of an Israel Vacuum Society (IVS) Research Excellence Award
Prof. David Wallach Department of Biomolecular Sciences Awarded an honorary Doctor in Science degree from Trinity College in Dublin
Prof. Stephen Weiner Department of Chemical and Structural Biology Awarded an Israel Chemical Society (ICS) Gold Medal
Prof. Yosef Yarden Department of Immunology and Regenerative Biology Elected to the Academy of the American Association for Cancer Research
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Chemical and Structural Biology Awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Bradford University