Contact Us


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

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

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


Prof. Rivka Elbaum

Associate Professor
Head of Field and Vegetable Crops program  (until Sep. 2019)
Building A, Room 2118
Phone: +972-(0)8-9489335

Plant cell wall structure and function; Hygroscopic movement for seed dispersal; Silica in plants.