Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Dental Medicine
At The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, ranked 77th among the world’s 100 leading universities (Shanghai Ranking, 2022), international students can earn a PhD in biomedical sciences at the Faculty of Medicine or the Faculty of Dental Medicine. You’ll conduct research while supervised by leading experts in the field, access cutting-edge research facilities, and join a global research community driven by excellence and innovation, while living in one of the most fascinating cities on earth.
The Faculty of Medicine
Hebrew University’s Faculty of Medicine is an institution of international acclaim, and a pioneer of biomedical research and progressive health care. Our research covers all major human health areas, including cancer, metabolic and heart diseases, medical neurobiology, infectious diseases, bioinformatics, drug design, and more.
Our faculty comprises the Institute for Medical Research, the Institute for Drug Research, the School for Public Health, clinical researchers at affiliated medical centers, and over 300 principal investigators. Our accomplishments are widely published in international journals and recognized by prestigious awards and grants.
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Our PhD program in biomedical sciences integrates hands-on research with courses in medical and life sciences that explore the human body in health and disease. You’ll be taught by renowned academics, scientists and clinicians, and gain a deep understanding of topics including the genetic code and the systems of the human body.
Various specialization tracks are offered in biochemistry, metabolism and endocrinology; cell biology, immunology, and cancer research; human genetics; microbiology; neurobiology; and computational medicine.
Outstanding students are encouraged to apply to the Abisch-Frenkel Excellence in Biomedical Research Program: Molecular Drivers of Disease, offering a specialized direct PhD track.
PhD Candidate in Systems Biology
There is an opening in the mathematical modeling of biological systems, including differential or stochastic equations, flux balance analysis, and epidemiological/statistical modeling.
Phd for Pioneering Research at the Forefront of Iron and Oxygen Metabolism
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