Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Date Founded



P.O. Box 653,Beer Sheva 84105

Charitable Causes

Higher Education & Universities
Education Research & Support

Employees (Worldwide)

1,001 - 5,000


Alternative Energy

Company Description

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is one of Israel’s leading research universities and among the world leaders in many fields. It has around 20,000 students and 4,000 faculty members in the Faculties of Engineering Sciences; Health Sciences; Natural Sciences; the Pinchas Sapir Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences; the Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management; the Joyce and Irving Goldman School of Medicine; the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies; and the Albert Katz International School for Desert Studies. More than 100,000 alumni play important roles in all areas of research and development, industry, health care, the economy, society, culture and education in Israel. The University has three main campuses: The Marcus Family Campus in Beer-Sheva; the research campus at Sede Boqer and the Eilat Campus, and is home to national and multi-disciplinary research institutes: the National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev; the National Institute of Solar Energy; the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology; the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research; the Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel & Zionism, and Heksherim - The Research Institute for Jewish and Israeli Literature and Culture.

Executives & Employees

Managing Partner


Director of Telekom Innovation Laboratories & Head of Cyber Security Research Center

Head-Communication Systems Engineering

Head-Chemistry Laboratory

Vice President, External Affairs

Vice President-Marketing & Sales



Board of Directors

Chief Executive Officer at Tigo Energy, Inc.

Vice Chair at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Visiting Professor in Political Science at Stanford University

Catalyst Founding & Managing Partner at Catalyst Investments LP (Management)

Co-Founder at Bio-Technology General

Distinguished Alumni
Gil Haver is now Chief Executive Officer at Scope Metals Group Ltd.
Shlomo Yanai is now Senior Advisor at Moelis & Co.
Ruth Arnon is now Advisor for Science to the President of Israel at Government of Israel
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