About The Faculty of Natural Sciences

As a young and dynamic faculty The Faculty of Natural Sciences, strive to excellence by
– Establishing centers of excellence in specific research areas.
– Within each area, adopting unique interdisciplinary research approaches, aiming to international excellence in these foci of research activity.
– Focusing on our students – We have made the development and advancement of the next generation of young researchers a primary aim of our research and training programs.
The Faculty offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs and is organized around three pillars of research activity:
Life Sciences – Evolutionary and Environmental Biology, Biology and Medical Sciences, Neuroscience.
Marine sciences – Marine Geosciences,Marine Biology and Marine Technologies. As part of the The Charney School of Marine Sciences
Exact sciences – Mathematics and Physics.

Former Deans of Faculty

Prof. Yaki Sternfeld (1944-2001)

1999-2001

Prof. Avraham Haim (1943-2019)

2002-2008

Prof. Yoram Grossman

2008-2009

Prof. Gal Richter Levin

2009-2013

Prof. Edi Barkai

2013-2019