Group Members

Prof. Steffen Jung

Prof. Steffen Jung

The Henry H. Drake Professorial Chair of Immunology
Principal Investigator
+972-8-934-2787 +972-8-934-4452
Wolfson Building for Biological Research

Anat Shemer, PhD


former PhD student


Research Associate, Immunotherapy and Genetic Engineering Lab

Sheba Medical Center

Ramat Gan, Israel

Katharina Knab

Former joint master student from Germany,

Kroenke lab, University of Erlangen

on ERASMUS exchange program

Currently Integrated Immunology student at the FAU Erlangen

Adrien Angel

visiting student

Tegest Aychek

former  PhD student 
currently post-doc in Eberl laboratory
Pasteur Institute, Paris

Liat Bar-On

former PhD student
Staff Scientist
Department of Biochemistry
The Israel Institute for Biological Research , Ness-Ziona, Israel

Neta Barashi, Ph.D

former post-doctoral fellow

Biana Bernshtein, PhD

Former PhD student

Twitter: @Biana10ber

Currently: Postdoctoral Fellow with Galit Alter, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, Boston

Dr. Michal Breker

former Master student,


Senior Lecturer

The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Phone: +972-52-7044593


Anita Bringmann

former post doc, University of Bonn

Jida Choi

visiting student from the lab of Soohyun Kim, KonKuk University, Seoul, Korea

Elinor Elmaliah

visiting student from Amsterdam

Dr. Mor Gross

Currently: pharma analyst at Arkin Holdings, Herzliya, Israel

Hilit Gur

Ki-Wook Kim

former PhD student

Kiwook Kim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Pharmacology

Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

College of Medicine,

University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)

Rita Krauthgamer

former lab technician
from the start til 2013

Limor Landsman, PhD

former PhD student
Group leader 
Dept. of Cell and Developmental Biology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine
Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978 Israel 

Yonit Lavin

visiting MD/PhD student from Merad lab, Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

Yinon Levi

visiting scientist on sabbatical

Anita Sapoznikov, PhD

former PhD student
Staff Scientist, Department of Biochemistry
The Israel Institute for Biological Research , Ness-Ziona, Israel
Tel: 0523675983

Dalit Strauss-Ayali

Selen Uman

former visiting student from Yale University, currently MD/PhD student at UPenn

Alexandra Vallon-Eberhard

former post-doctoral fellow
Alexandra V. Eberhard
EVP Sciences - Executive Director Europe at Signals Intelligence Group

Chen Varol

former PhD student 
Current details: Director of the Research Center for Digestive Tract and Liver Diseases
Tel Aviv-Sourasky Medical Center Sackler Faculty of Medicine
Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Mobile - 972-52-7360325

Julia Weiss

past visiting student

from the Reth lab,

University of Freiburg, Germany
current address:
Institut COCHIN, A.Trautmann/G.Bismuth team
INSERM U1016/CNRS UMR 8104/Université Paris Descartes
22, rue Méchain 75014 Paris, FRANCE

Yochai Wolf, Ph.D

former PhD student

postdoctorate in Kuchroo's lab, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston


Principal Investigator, R & D lab

Ella Lemelbaum Institute for Immuno-oncology

Sheba Medical Center, Israel

Phone: +972-3-5304591, +972-544-996025

Twitter: @yochai_wolf


Yuan Xia, PhD

former post-doctoral fellow 


Scientist at RootPath Genomics, 65 Grove Street, Suite 203, Watertown, MA 02472