Crown Institute for Genomics

Genomics team

Dr. Shmulik Motola
Head of the Crown Institute for Genomics
Dr. Shmulik Motola
Head of the Crown Institute for Genomics

Shmulik earned his Ph.D here at the Weizmann Institute under the mentorship of Prof.  Alexander Tsafriri in the department of Biological Regulation, followed by a postdoc fellowship at Massachusetts Institute of Technology with Prof. Ernest Fraenkel in the dept. of Biological Engineering. His research there focused on transcriptional regulation of type II diabetes mellitus. Before joining the G-INCPM, Shmulik managed the Genomics wet lab at the BioMicro Center – The MIT Genomics core facility.

Dr. Shlomit Gilad
Head of the R&D for Genomics
Dr. Shlomit Gilad
Head of the R&D for Genomics

Shlomit earned her Ph.D. in human genetics from Tel-Aviv University. Prior to joining the Center, Shlomit worked for 15 years at the Israeli companies QBI and Rosetta Genomics. During this period Shlomit co-developed diagnostic assays from the initial idea to market. She has many years of experience in developing novel molecular biology protocols and managing R&D teams. Shlomit is an expert in many molecular biology techniques and has seven US patents for novel methods and compositions and 34 peer reviewed publications. Shlomit Joined the Center in September, 2012, as Head of R&D and was recently promoted to Platform Head.

Dr. Sima Benjamin
Genomics scientist
Dr. Sima Benjamin
Genomics scientist

 

 

Harel Dan
Automation
Harel Dan
Automation
Orit Zion
Lab Technician
Orit Zion
Lab Technician
Hilla Cohen
Lab Technician
Hilla Cohen
Lab Technician
Dana Robbins
Lab Technician
Dana Robbins
Lab Technician
Michal Pearl
Lab Technician
Michal Pearl
Lab Technician