Meet our team
Rotem Rubinstein, Ph.D.
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 Associate
Favorite quote: "Imagination is more important than knowledge" —Albert Einstein
Hobbies: Painting, crafts and reading.
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.
Hobbies: I'm a foodie, love animals (with an emphasis on small mammals), nature and science (the journals, also).
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.
Favorite quote: "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results".
Hobbies: Soccer, Cooking, Blogging.
B.Sc. - B.Tech. Biotechnology Engineering, TIET, India.
Birthday: July, 24th
Maya Kashani, B.Sc.
Hobbies: Dancing and playing the piano.
B.Sc. - Ben-Gurion University, Biotechnology engineer.
Birthday: May, 27th
Rotem Balter, B.Sc.
Hobbies: Baking and studying the German language
Birthday: January, 28th