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Curriculum Vitae - Dr. Israel


Personal Information

Address: Yunbhgcvctyyuii, 48104 Returning to Israel Summer 2014

Cell phone: (89)98989898

E-mail adress:

Skype name: ytcbsgsj

Date of Birth: September 17, 1976



2004- 2009

Ph.D. in Chemistry, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Thesis Title: “Isolation and Structure Elucidation of New Biologically Active Compounds from Cyanobacteria".

Thesis Advisor: Prof. Sillabily

2002 - 2004


M.Sc. in Chemistry, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

1998 - 2001


B.Sc. in Chemistry, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Academic Experience




June 2011- Current


Postdoctoral research Fellow, Life Sciences Institute, University of Honolulu

Project title: “Isolation, Structure elucidation and biosynthesis pathways of biologically active marine natural products”.

Advisor: Prof. Someone, Life Science Institute, University of Honolulu.


Post-Doctoral fellowship, Biological Chemistry department, The Weizmann Institute of Science.

Project title: “Expression and Purification of the Recombinant COP9 Signalosome Complex in Order to Investigate the Catalytic Switch That Activates the Complex Protein Complex”.

Thesis Advisor: Someone &Someone


2004 – 2008

Laboratory Instructor, Laboratory in Advanced Organic Chemistry for undergraduate students, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv.

2004 – 2007

Laboratory Instructor, Laboratory in Organic Chemistry for undergraduate students, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv.

2003 – 2004

Laboratory Instructor, Laboratory in Organic Chemistry for biotechnology undergraduate students, School of Biology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv.

2002 – 2003

Operating NMR device and GC for the Laboratory in Organic Chemistry for undergraduate students.



  • Chemistry

Multinuclear NMR Spectroscopy, HPLC, GC, LC-MS.

UV-Vis, fluorescence and IR spectroscopy.

Synthesis of novel amino acids (modified fragments).

MS-QStar Elite using the Mascot Database to identify the protein.

  • Microbiology

Cyanobacterial cells, Streptomyces and E. Coli purification and mass culturing.

  • Biochemistry

Plasmide transformation techniques, induction and purification of recombinant protein.

  • Molecular biology

PCR techniques.


Research Interests:

  1. Drug discovery- R&D, analytical identification and preparative purification of complex compound mixtures.
  2. Studying the Biosynthesis process of complex Natural Compounds.
  3. Overexpression of recombinant proteins in order to elucidate their structure and catalytic switch.





















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CV for Industry - Example Primary tabs

Daphna Israel, Tel: (222) 500-1111


Experienced Program analyst and Project Manager with MSc in Information Systems and technical background




Company, New York Business School 2007-– Current


Senior Program Analyst and Project manager 2008– Current

  • Managed project to replace paper-based course evaluation system to an environmentally friendly online course evaluation system.
    The new system saves 50K$/year, provides immediate feedback to faculty on their performance and enables students to access
    their fellow students ratings and comments
  • Managed software vendor relationships
  • Designed a new Alumni Directory system for 50K end users
  • Designed and developed web applications for course planning and scheduling
  • Designed and developed reports and SharePoint web parts used by many business units, students and faculty members
  • Lead the integration between the new CRM system (Customers Relationship Management) to Anderson school existing systems



Programmer Analyst 2007 – 2008

  • Implemented and successfully deployed a new CRM system for the Executive Education department
  • Developed web applications for faculty, staff, and students across Anderson’s programs

Company, Software Start-up, New York 2004 –2007

Professional Services Engineer

  • Led the successful technical implementation of several projects, consistently meeting both time and quality acceptance criteria
  • Gathered customer’s business rules and requirements and designed customized solutions that met their needs
  • Integrated Synthean’s ClearPath software with the clients’ enterprise applications (databases, middleware and ERP)
  • Conducted usability testing, deployment and roll-out of all new features and functionality
  • Influenced Synthean’s product roadmap by incorporating end-user input into the design sessions
  • Designed and developed new tools for project implementation support
  • Developed user interface for new product features


Company, Software Solution Provider, New York 2001-2004


· Provided consulting and database administration services (Oracle and MS/SQL)

· Designed and developed Customer Management System for small businesses


Company, Israel, 1998-2001

Oracle Database Administrator, 2000-2001

· Managed administration and development of multi-terabyte databases

· Provided support and maintenance to worldwide client sites such as Bell Canada and Vodafone Australia

Unix Programmer, Operations & Environment Department, 1998-2000

· Developed enhancements to billing applications to adjust to client-specific IT environments

· Participated in implementation teams at clients such as GTE and Vodafone both in the USA and across Europe




Master of Science in Information Systems, XXX State University

Bachelor of Science in software Engineering, Graduated Magna Cum Laude, Technion, Israel

PMP – Project Management Professional, Project Management Institution


TECHNICAL SKILLS: SQL, MSSQL, SSRS, SSIS, C#,, XML, XSL, Data Modeling, Oracle, PLSQL, SharePoint, Moodle (course management system), BlackBaud (CRM)