Past Recipients

2015 GRUSS LIPPER POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Dvir Aran, Ph.D.
The Hebrew University, Ph.D. 2014
Postdoctoral Lab- The University of California, San Francisco, Prof. Atul Butte
Inferring Specific Immune Infiltrates to tumor tissues and associating with clinical outcomes.


Shai Bel, Ph.D.
Bar Ilan University, Ph.D. 2015
Postdoctoral Lab- University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Prof. Lora Hooper
Role of BCL2 in Regulating Antibacterial Autophagy in the Intestinal Epithelium.


Ayal Ben-David, Ph.D.
The Hebrew University, Ph.D. 2015
Postdoctoral Lab- the University of California, Los Angeles, Prof. Leonid Kruglyak
Systematic Dissection of the Role of Genetic Variation in Variable Expressivity.


Dorit Farfara, Ph.D.
Tel Aviv University, Ph.D. 2014
Postdoctoral Lab- The Rockefeller University, Prof. Sidney Strickland
Mouse models of neurological disease focused on developing new therapeutic strategies for Alzheimer.





2014 GRUSS LIPPER POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Shahaf Armon, Ph.D.
The Hebrew University, Ph.D. 2013
Postdoctoral Lab- Stanford University, Prof. Manu Prakash
A living two-dimensional active fluid: fundamental mechanobiology in the World's simplest animal.


Daniel Soudry, Ph.D.
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Ph.D. 2013
Postdoctoral Lab- Columbia University, Prof. Liam Paninski
Combining neuronal activity with anatomical connectivity on a large scale.


Shay Stern, Ph.D.
Weizmann Institute- Ph.D. 2013
Postdoctoral Lab- The Rockefeller University, Prof. Cori Bargmann
Non-genetic differences underlying behavioral variability among individuals.





2013 GRUSS LIPPER POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Nadav Sharon, Ph.D.
Hebrew University, Ph.D. 2012
Postdoctoral Lab- Harvard University- University of Massachusetts Medical School, Dr. Victor Ambros
Human embryonic stem cells differentiation towards β-cells using gene expression based high throughput screening (GE-HTS).





2012 GRUSS LIPPER POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Gal Haimovich, Ph.D.
Technion Israel Institute of Tehnology, Ph.D. 2011
Postdoctoral Lab- Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Prof. Robert Singer
RNA transport and localized translation in neurons.


Ori Bar-Nur, Ph.D.
Hebrew University, Ph.D. 2012
Postdoctoral Lab- Center for Regenerative Medicine/Cancer Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, HHMI
Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University, Prof. Konrad Hochedlinger
Molecular analyisis of direct in-vitro and in-vivo reprogramming of somatic cells to neurons.





2011 GRUSS LIPPER POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Ariel Jaimovich, Ph.D.
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Ph.D. 2010
Postdoctoral Lab- Stanford University School of Medicine, HHMI, Department of Biochemistry,
Dr. Patrick Brown
Towards A System-level View of mRNA Localization and its Regulation.


Oded Rechavi, Ph.D.
Tel Aviv University, Ph.D. 2010
Postdoctoral Lab- Columbia University, HHMI, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Dr. Oliver Hobert
RNA-Mediated Inheritance of an Acquired Memory.


Past Recipients