Director General

Shmuel Yitzhaki, Ph.D.​

Scientific Management

Deputy director of reserch development and scientific applications
Shahaf Katalan, MD​​.​
Head, Biology division
Ohad Mazor, Ph.D.
Head, Medicinal chemistry division
Sigalit Gura, Ph.D.
Head, Environmental science division
Eitan Hirsh, Ph.D.​

Administrative Management

Deputy director, Operations & Procurement
Shmulik Apelbaum
Deputy Director, Human resources & Budget​
Ayelet Kadosh



  • Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Biotechnology
  • Ana​lytical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Physical Chemistry​
  • Environmental Physics​
  • Applied Mathematics​

Managment Staff