Curriculum Vitae

 

Education:

  • 2001 Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science.
    • Thesis: “Thermodynamic Properties of a Small Superconducting Grain and Reflectionless Tunneling in Normal Metal-Superconductor Junctions”
    • Supervisors: Prof. Yoseph Imry and Prof. Yehoshua Levinson
  • 1995 M.Sc. in Theoretical Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science.
    • Thesis: “Topics in the Quantum Mechanics of Mesoscopic Systems”
    • Supervisors: Prof. Yoseph Imry and Prof. Yehoshua Levinson
  • 1992 B.Sc. in Mathematics and Physics (Summa cum Laude), The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Professional Employment:

  • 2014- Associate Professor, Physics Department, Ben Gurion University
  • 2009-2014 Senior Lecturer, Physics Department, Ben Gurion University
  • 2009-2014 Scientific Director, Ilan Ramon Youth Physics Center
  • 2006-2009 Research Associate, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • 2003-2006 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • 2001-2003 Lady Davis Fellow, The Racah Institute of Physics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • 1997-1999 Teaching assistant, Department of Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science.

Awards and Fellowships:

  • 2001-2003 Lady Davis Fellow
  • 1998 Fellowship of distinction for outstanding achievement in studies and research
  • 1991 Patai prize
  • 1990 Rector’s prize