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Mailing Address:
The Robert H. Smith Institute of
Plant Sciences and Genetics
in Agriculture
POB 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel

Administrator: Anat Gazit Booton 
Tel: 972-8-948-9251,
Fax: 972-8-948-9899,
E-mail: anatg@savion.huji.ac.il

Director: Prof. David Weiss
Tel: 972-8-948-9436
Fax: 972-8-948-9899
E-mail: david.weiss@mail.huji.ac.il

 

Personal Data and Appointments

Personal Data

Major Activities at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

Personal Data
1940 Born in Israel.
1973 Ph.D., The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1974-1976 Visiting Researcher, Department of Applied Genetics (with Professor D. R. Davies),
John Innes Institute, Norwich, UK. British Council Scholarship.
1975-2001

Invited Lecturer, International Course on Vegetable Growing Under Tropical and Subtropical Conditions, International Agricultural Center (IAC), Wageningen, The Netherlands.

1976-1981 Lecturer, Department of Field and Vegetable Crops, Faculty of Agriculture, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1981-1982 Research Associate, Department of Biochemistry (with Professor I. Fridovich), Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.
1982-1986 Senior Lecturer, Department of Field and Vegetable Crops, Faculty of Agriculture, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1986-1991 Associate Professor, Department of Field and Vegetable Crops, Faculty of Agriculture, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1986-1987 Research Associate, Department of Biochemistry (with Professor I. Fridovich), Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.
1988-2004 Israeli representative to the ECP\GR Allium Working Group.
1990-1992 Chairman, Department of Field and Vegetable Crops, Faculty of Agriculture,  The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1992-1993 Research Associate, Department of Biochemistry (with Professor I. Fridovich), Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.
1992 to date Professor, Department of Field Crops, Vegetables and Genetics, Faculty of Agriculture  The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1993-1996 Head of the Faculty of Agriculture Research Committee (elect).
1994-2002 Head of the Academic Committee of the Israeli Gene Bank.
1997-2001 Dean, Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences (elect).
2001-2008 Rector (Provost), The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (elect)
2006 to date Member, the Consultation Board of the American-Asian Journal of Scientific Research, (the International Digital Organization for Scientific Information).

Major Activities at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

1990-1992 Chairman, Department of Field Crops, Vegetables and Genetics, Faculty of Agriculture (elect).
1990-1992 Chairman, Department of Field Crops, Vegetables and Genetics, Faculty of Agriculture (elect).
1991 Faculty of Agriculture, Ad hoc Committee for Planning the Faculty's Physical Program.
1994-1997 Head of the Faculty of Agriculture Research Committee (elect).
1997-2001 Dean, Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences (elect).
2001–2004 Rector (Provost), The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (elect).