Outstanding Arab Postdocs

Mon, 20/12/2021 to Tue, 21/12/2021


Do you aspire to become an academic faculty member in a university in Israel?

Outstanding Arab postdoctoral researchers from research institutions abroad – Israeli academia is waiting for you!

You are invited to apply for a conference that will assist you with the process of becoming a faculty member at a research institution or university in Israel.

The conference will be held at the Israel Institute for Advanced Studies, at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem*, on 20-21 December 2021.

The conference will include meetings with the heads of Israeli universities and researchers in Israel, to enable participants to better understand the recruitment process, and to explore the opportunities available at leading institutions in Israel.

Who can apply? Outstanding Arab postdoctoral researchers from all fields, from academic institutions across the world. The conference is also open to Arab PhD students in the final year of their PhD with plans to embark on postdoctoral research. Only suitable applicants will be invited to attend the conference.
Flights and accommodation expenses of postdoctoral participants will be covered by the conference organizers.

*In accordance with Ministry of Health guidelines at the time. Some of the conference may be held in a hybrid format.


Application deadline: Monday, 15 November



Safa Aburabia, Yad Hanadiv
Rami Aqeilan, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Yitzhak Hen, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mouna Maroun, University of Haifa
Adi Nusser, Technion
Asher Ragen, Yad Hanadiv
Sarah Stroumsa, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Watch the opening session here