AVRAHAM AVITAL

Avraham Avital

TECHNION – RUTH & BRUCE RAPPAPORT FACULTY OF MEDICINE

 

PERSONAL DETAILS

Full Name: Avraham Avital

E-mail: Avitalavi@hotmail.com;  Avital@tx.technion.ac.il

Address: Tzivoni st. 11, Sarid, 3658900

Home Phone: +972-4-6401504

Mobile: +972-50-6503361

 

ACADEMIC DEGREES

1997-1999: M.A., Haifa University, Psychobiology, magna cum lauda.

1999- 2003: Ph.D, Haifa University, Psychobiology.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2012 – Present : Assistant Professor, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion.

2010 – 2011: Temporary (summer) Department of Psychology Chair, The Yezreel Valley College (YVC).

2009 – 2011: Tenure position, Department of Psychology, YVC.

2008 – 2011: Head of The Center for Psychobiological Research, YVC.

2006 – 2012: Scientific consultant, Neurobiology, Weizmann Institute of Science.

2003-2006: Postdoctorate training, Neurobiology, The Weizmann Institute of Science.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Courses:

2000 – 2003: Neurobiology of learning and memory, undergraduate.

2000 – 2003:  Neurobiology of mental disease, undergraduate.

2001 – 2011: The psychology of learning and behavior, undergraduate.

2001 – 2011: Statistics, undergraduate.

2004: Experimental Methodology and Statistics, undergraduate.

2004: Psychoneuroendocrinology, graduate.

2006 – 2009: Introduction to Physiology, undergraduate.

2009 – 2011: Schizophrenia as a multi-dimensional disease, undergraduate.

2013: Learning, memory and behavior, graduate.

2014 – Present: The Neurobiology of attention processes, graduate.

Programs:

2011:   Rodent control training program (Certified by the Israeli Ministry of Health), M.D,
Graduate and undergraduate.

2011:   “Research methodology and statistics – from basic to clinical science”,
Emek Medical Center, MD.

2012 – Present: Head of the young basic science leadership program: The Israeli
Society for Biological Psychiatry, Graduate.