2004 – 2006 M.Sc., Genetics; Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Thesis: “The role of the Cs-ACS1G gene, the Female locus of cucumber in floral dimorphism”. Advisor: Dr. Tova Trebitsh.
2001 – 2004 B.Sc., Bio-Technological Engineering; Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel. Thesis: “Analysis of the Arabidopsis` Biotin Synthase (BIO-2) promoter’s expression pattern in tomato”Advisor: Dr. Orna Livneh.
2019-Present, Assistant Professor and Senior lecture
Faculty of Biology, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Research in the field of co-translational protein folding, assembly and quality control pathways, in health and disease.
2014-2019, Postdoctoral research fellow
Heidelberg University; The center for molecular biology (ZMBH) and the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.
Research in the field of mRNA translation, ribosome associated factors and protein biogenesis.Prof. Dr. Bernd Bukau research group.
2006 – 2009, Manager of the DNA markers development unit, Bio-Technology Laboratories, Research & Development division, Hazera Genetics Inc., Kiryat Gat, Israel. Leading multiple projects in the field of quantitative genetics aiming at development and implementation of advanced technologies for producing genomic based breeding pipelines, including genotyping technologies, association studies, gene discovery and quantitative genetics analysis strategies.
2003 – 2004, Research assistant (Student position, in the last year of B.Sc. studies), BioTechnology Laboratories, Research & Development division, Hazera Genetics Inc., Kiryat Gat, Israel.