Contact Us


Mailing Address:
The Robert H. Smith Institute of
Plant Sciences and Genetics
in Agriculture
Herzl 229, Rehovot 7610001, Israel

Administrator: Neomi Maimon 
Tel: 972-8-948-9251,
Fax: 972-8-948-9899,

Secretary of teaching program:
Ms. Iris Izenshtadt
Tel: 972-8-9489333

Director: Prof. David Weiss
Tel: 972-8-948-9436
Fax: 972-8-948-9899



Prof. Abraham Halevy

Born 1927 in Tel-Aviv. Received Ph.D. from the Hebrew University in 1958. 
Founded the Department of Ornamental Horticulture at the Hebrew University in 1964 
and served as the Head of Department for 21 years, until 1985. 

Nominated Full Professor in Horticulture and Plant Physiology in 1970, and Wolfsan Chair in 1982. 
Served as a Research Fellow at Plant Industry Station,  Beltsville  USDA (1958-9) and as a Visiting Professor, Michigan State University (1964-5) and the University of California, Davis (1970-1, 1973, 1975-6, 1982-4, 1986-7, 1989, 1991-2).