Institute of Evolution
The Institute of Evolution (IOE) at the University of Haifa is unique in its broad and interdisciplinary research with particular expertise in population and evolutionary genetics, developmental evolution, behavioral evolution, bioinformatics and ecology. The IOE is situated on Mount Carmel at the heart of the Carmel national park, next to one of most beautiful cities around the Mediterranean, we are in prefect location to study biodiversity and evolution. We are abundant with in house and outdoor facilities providing for modern, cutting edge science. Together with the Department of Evolutionary and Environmental Biology based in our campus, we are a center of excellence in the field of ecology and evolution in the north of Israel.
Congratulation to PhD student Yael Lev-Mirom & Prof. Assaf Distelfeld for their new publication in Nature Plants " Where was wheat domesticated?"
Congratulations to Miss Loren Khatib for the publication of her MSc study in the journal Biology. The study explores genetic variation in circadian clock genes segregating in wild populations across Europe and their functional effect
Congratulations to Tzion Fahima for his News & Views article in Nature Genetics
Catсhing Blind Mole Rats by Dr. Imad Shams in the Upper Galilee
The presented lectures deal mainly with the hot topics in evolutionary biology, molecular genetics, genomics, and ecology. The seminars are delivered by expert lecturers and distinguished visitors in a relaxed environment.
At this point, the seminars will be held on Mondays at 12:00 pm