Doctoral Student


Ayal Hendel lab at Bar-Ilan University

Job type

Full time

Tel Aviv District

We are seeking a highly motivated and talented PhD student to join our CRISPR genome editing research program focused on tackling monogenic disorders and cancer. This exciting role offers an opportunity to work at the forefront of scientific innovation, contributing to the development of revolutionary therapies with the potential to transform patient lives.

About Us:
Join our dynamic team at Bar-Ilan University. We are committed to developing groundbreaking solutions to cure monogenic disorders and advance cancer treatment. As a PhD student in our team, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with world-class scientists and make significant contributions to the future of medicine.


  • Design, plan, and execute experiments involving CRISPR genome editing techniques to target specific genetic mutations associated with monogenic disorders and cancer.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to develop and optimize CRISPR-based therapies, ensuring their safety, efficacy, and scalability.
  • Conduct thorough literature reviews and stay updated with the latest advancements in CRISPR technology and genome editing research.
  • Analyze experimental data, interpret results, and contribute to scientific publications, presentations, and grant applications.
  • Participate in lab meetings, seminars, and conferences to share findings and foster a collaborative research environment.
  • Maintain accurate and organized records of experiments, protocols, and results.


  • Strong background in genome editing techniques, particularly CRISPR-Cas systems.
  • Hands-on experience with molecular biology techniques, cell culture, and genetic engineering.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and a creative mindset to overcome challenges in genome editing research.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaborate effectively in a team environment.
  • Strong communication skills to present findings clearly and concisely.
  • Passion for advancing scientific knowledge and contributing to the development of innovative therapies.

What We Offer:

  • Opportunity to work on groundbreaking research in the field of CRISPR genome editing.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment with access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources.
  • Mentorship from experienced scientists and exposure to interdisciplinary research.
  • Competitive stipend and benefits package for PhD students.
  • If you are a driven and enthusiastic PhD student with a keen interest in CRISPR genome editing and its potential to revolutionize healthcare, we invite you to join our team. Help us shape the future of medicine and make a lasting impact on patients' lives. Apply now with your CV and a cover letter outlining your research interests and motivations.

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