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List of notable or famous professors from Israel, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in Israel and even some popular professors who immigrated to Israel. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Israeli professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from Israel is included when available.

List people range from Sheizaf Rafaeli to Daniel Kahneman.

This historic professors from Israel list can help answer the questions "Who are some Israeli professors of note?" and "Who are the most famous professors from Israel?" These prominent professors of Israel may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Israeli professors.

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Aaron Ciechanover is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Professors from Israel
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Aaron Ciechanover ah-hah-ROHN chee-HAH-noh-vehr is an Israeli biologist, who won the Nobel prize in Chemistry for characterizing the method that cells use to degrade and recycle proteins using ubiquitin. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: Haifa, Israel

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Ada Yonath is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Professors from Israel
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Ada E. Yonath is an Israeli crystallographer best known for her pioneering work on the structure of the ribosome. She is the current director of the Helen and Milton A. Kimmelman Center for Biomolecular Structure and Assembly of the Weizmann Institute of Science. In 2009, she received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry along with Venkatraman Ramakrishnan and Thomas A. Steitz for her studies on the structure and function of the ribosome, becoming the first Israeli woman to win the Nobel Prize out of ten Israeli Nobel laureates, the first woman from the Middle East to win a Nobel prize in the sciences, and the first woman in 45 years to win the Nobel Prize for Chemistry. However, she said herself ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 79

Birthplace: Mandatory Palestine

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Adi Shamir is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Professors from Israel
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Adi Shamir is an Israeli cryptographer. He is a co-inventor of the RSA algorithm, a co-inventor of the Feige–Fiat–Shamir identification scheme, one of the inventors of differential cryptanalysis and has made numerous contributions to the fields of cryptography and computer science. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: Eurasia, Israel, Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv District

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Aryeh Eldad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Professors from Israel
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Prof. Aryeh Eldad, M.D. is an Israeli physician and politician, and a former member of the Knesset for the National Union and Otzma LeYisrael. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

Birthplace: Tel Aviv, Israel

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