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  • Four Researchers Elected to Young Scientists Forum of Prestigious Israeli Scientific Academy

    Date: 2017-10-01 Hour: 11:30

    The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities has announced the addition of four Bar-Ilan University researchers to its ranks. Dr. Omry Koren, of the Azrieli School of Medicine of Bar-Ilan, Dr. Eyal Hendel, of the Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences, and Dr. Gur Yaari, of the Faculty of Engineering, were selected to the Academy`s Forum for Young Scientists in natural sciences, alongside Dr. Dotan Arad, of the Israel and Golda Koschitzky Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry.

    In congratulating the selected Bar-Ilan faculty members, University Rector Prof. Miriam Faust said that their skills will contribute to the activities of the Academy's forums on the topics at hand, and, in particular, to the advancement of natural sciences, humanities, and social sciences in Israel.

    The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities established a Forum for Young Scientists to act as a think tank for outstanding researchers to contribute their unique perspectives to academic discourse.  Each group of scientists is selected for one or two years of activity.