Yael Gurevich

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I am interested in the evolution of cooperation and the effect of the microbiome on its host's evolution.

 

Education:

  • 2016-Present  Ph.D student, Faculty of Life Sciences at Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

  • 2012-2016       M.Sc., Theoretical and Mathematical Biology, Faculty of Life Sciences at Tel-Aviv University, Israel. Advisor: Prof. Lilach Hadany. Cum laude.  

  • 2006-2009       B.Sc, Computer Science (major), Physics (major), Mathematics (minor). Faculty of Science at Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel. "Talpiot" excellence program.

Awards and Fellowships:

  • Manna Center Program for Food Safety & Security fellow, 2016-2017.

  • Alumna of “Talpiot” – Highly exclusive elite IDF training program, for recruits who have demonstrated outstanding academic ability in the sciences and leadership potential. Graduates of the program pursue double higher education while serving in the army, and then utilize their expertise to further IDF research and development in technological leadership positions, 2006-2009.