Prof. Israel Nelken

Laboratory of Auditory Neurophysiology

Honors & Awards
2000     Bernard Katz Lecturer for the year 2000
2008     Michael Bruno prize
2015     Rector prize for excellence in research and teaching
2016     The Michael Landau prize for the Sciences and Research

 

Positions:

  • 2016- Director, Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences (jointly with Prof. Adi Mizrahi)
  • 2008-Full Professor, Department of Neurobiology, The Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Faculty of Sciences, the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 2005-2008 Associate Professor, Department of Neurobiology, The Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Faculty of Sciences, the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 2003-2005 Senior Lecturer (with tenure), Department of Neurobiology, The Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Faculty of Sciences, the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 2000-2003 Senior Lecturer (with tenure), Department of Physiology, The Hebrew University - Hadassah Medical School
  • 1993-2000 Lecturer, Department of Physiology, The Hebrew University - Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
Research: 

I study the mammalian auditory system.