About ELSC

The Building Project Team
Design Architect Foster+Partners Local Collaboration Architects Baer, Shifman-Nathan Architects 
About the Architect
Foster + Partners, led by Founder and Chairman Norman Foster, is based in London with offices worldwide.
The Building
The Jerusalem Brain Sciences Building will provide a state-of-the-art research and teaching facility for the Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences.
PhD in Neuropsychiatry  lab
An open PhD position in Neuropsychiatry lab - clinics, sophisticated analyses, modeling and neuropsychology.
The Edmond J. Safra Foundation
Edmond J. Safra, one of the 20th century’s most accomplished bankers and a devoted philanthropist, established a major philanthropic foundation to ensure that needy individuals and organizations would continue to receive his assistance and encouragement for many years to come.
Edmond J. Safra
Mr. Edmond J. Safra was one of the most accomplished bankers of the 20th century, having established an unparalleled reputation for financial acumen and trust. Born in Beirut to a family that had started in banking at the time of the Ottoman Empire, he built a business that spanned more than thirty countries across the globe.
Lily Safra
Mrs. Lily Safra shared her commitment to caring for the less fortunate with her husband, Mr. Edmond J. Safra, one of the twentieth century’s most accomplished bankers and founder of the Edmond J. Safra Philanthropic Foundation.
The Vision
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem has launched the new Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences, which aspires to revolutionize current neuroscience research.