Meet our team

Rotem Rubinstein, Ph.D.

Principle Investigator

rotem@tauex.tau.ac.il

 

Dr. Rotem Rubinstein completed his Ph.D. studies at Albert Einstein College of Medicine under the supervision of Prof. Steve Almo and Prof. Andras Fiser. His studies have focused on receptor-ligand interactions regulating the immune response. As a postdoctoral fellow at Columbia University, Dr. Rubinstein worked with Prof. Barry Honig and Prof. Larry Shapiro on the molecular basis of neuronal self-avoidance, a process requiring neurons to discriminate between self and non-self. 

Birthday: June, 26th  

Lab Manager and Research Assistant

karinas@tauex.tau.ac.il

Favorite quote: "Imagination is more important than knowledge" —Albert Einstein

Hobbies: Painting, crafts, reading and running.

Education:

   Ph.D. - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and

             The National University of Singapore

   M.Sc. and B.Sc. - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Birthday: March, 24th

Smorodinsky-Atias Karin, Ph.D.

Research Assistant

gilwiseglass@gmail.com

Hobbies: I'm a foodie, love animals (with an emphasis on small mammals), nature and science (the journals, also).

Education:

   M.Sc. - Genetics and Breeding, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

   B.Sc. -  Plant science and Biotechnology in Agriculture, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Birthday: September, 6th

Gil Wiseglass, M.Sc.

Vaibhav Gupta, B.Sc.

M.Sc. student

vaibhavg037@gmail.com

Favorite quote: "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results".

Hobbies: Soccer, Cooking, Blogging.

Education:

    B.Sc. - B.Tech. Biotechnology Engineering, TIET, India.

Birthday: July, 24th

Maya Kashani, B.Sc.

M.Sc. student

mayakashani@gmail.com

Favorite quote:

Hobbies: Dancing and playing the piano.

Education:

    B.Sc. - Ben-Gurion University, Biotechnology engineer.

Birthday: May, 27th