European Commission: FP7
  • Developing new therapies
  • Enhancing individual therapies
  • Improving clinical diagnostics
  • Understanding mechanisms of pain

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is one of the leading research Universities in Israel and has a worldwide reputation in many fields. There are 1,200 tenured academic faculty, 1,500 full-time administrative and technical staff. 23,500 students are enrolled at the University, including 11,700 undergraduates, 6,900 master's degree students, 2,700 doctoral candidates, and 2,200 other students. Hebrew University of Jerusalem researchers figure at the forefront of international science - from biotechnology and computer science to astrophysics and cancer research, from microbiology to solar energy and genetic engineering, as well as the humanities, including Jewish studies, social sciences and law. About 3,800 research projects are in progress at the University, and 1,500 new projects are started each year.