Dr. Ofer Yifrach: Curriculum Vitae

1. PERSONAL DETAILS

Name:

Ofer Yifrach

Date of Birth:

December 1966, Israel

Address at work:

Department of Life Sciences Ben Gurion University of the Negev
P.O. Box 653
Beer sheva 84105, Israel
Tel (Office): 972-8-6479172
Tel (Lab): 972-8-6479158
email: ofery@bgu.ac.il

2. EDUCATION

1995 -1999

Ph.D. Studies, Weizmann Institute of Science, Department of Structural Biology
Thesis: Allosteric control of the molecular chaperone GroEL: implications for the mechanism of protein folding. Mentor: Prof. Amnon Horovitz

1992-1994

M.Sc in Chemistry, Weizmann Institute of Science
Thesis: Nested cooperativity in ATP hydrolysis by the molecular chaperone GroEL. Mentor: Prof. Amnon Horovitz.

1982-1992

B.Sc. in Geology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Cum Laude

 

3. EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

August 2003 to date

Senior Lecturer, Dep. of Life Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

2002-2003

Post-doctoral fellow, the Weizmann Institute of Science, Departments of Structural Biology and Neurobiology.

1999-2002

Post-doctoral fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology and Biophysics, The Rockefeller University, New York.

1998-1999

Lecturer, the teachers training center of the Achva college

Last Updated: 19/03/2007