Postdoc Center for Physics of Living Systems, MIT, 2017 (Mentor: Jeff Gore)
BSc Physics and Biology, Tel-Aviv University (2007)
Jonathan has a background in bioinformatics, mathematical biology, and experimental microbiology. His main area of interest and expertise is microbial community dynamics.
PhD Environmental Microbiology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem & Volcani center, 2019
MSc Microbiology, Bar Ilan University, 2012
BSc Life Sciences, Bar Ilan University, 2010
Nesli's research interests are bacteria-bacteria interaction and horizontal gene transfer. She has experience in molecular biology, plants, and confocal laser scanning microscopy.
PhD student in Agroecology
MSc Microbiology, Bar Ilan University, 2018.
Nittay studies long-term co-evolutionary dynamics of competing bacterial species and their predictability.
MSc student in Computational Biology
BSc Computer Science and Computational Biology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2020.
Gal is interested in the evolution of interspecies interacations.
MSc student in Agroecology
BSc Agroecology & Biotechnology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2019.
Amichai's research is focused on metabolic exchange in interspecific bacterial networks.
BSc Nutrition Science, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2019.
Yael supports all the experimental project in the lab.
Visitng Research Fellow
PhD Agro-grassland science, Northeast Agricultural University (China), 2020 (expected)
MSc Botany, Northeast Agricultural University (China), 2017.
Tingting’s research aims at identifying novel antimicrobials using high-throughput screening.
BSc Computational Biology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2021 (expected).
Einat uses machine learning to predict how microbes interact.
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Former lab members
Yaron Goldberg, Masters student 2018-2020 (with distinction); currently: PhD student at Tel-Aviv University.
Joshua Derrick, visiting undergraduate student (MIT) 2019; currently: PhD student at John Hopkins University.
Aswin Krishna, visiting undergraduate student (IIT Patna) 2019; currently: Masters student at ETH.