Yariv Brotman

BSc 1996–1999, Bar-Ilan University, Life sciences


MSc 1999–2001, Bar-Ilan University, Life sciences
Prof. Rafael Perl-Treves

Title of thesis: Cloning of NBS-LRR disease resistance genes


PhD 2001–2005, Bar-Ilan University, Life sciences
Prof. Rafael Perl-Treves
Title of thesis: Molecular mapping and map-based cloning of resistance genes
against several melon diseases

2015–now Senior lecturer, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Department of
Life Sciences.
Research subject: Genetics of metabolic traits in higher plants.
2013–2015 Group leader at the Max-Planck Institute of Molecular Plant
Physiology, Potsdam-Golm, Germany. Research subject: Plant genetics
and metabolomics.
2009–2013 Postdoctoral studies at Max-Planck Institute of Molecular Plant
Physiology, Potsdam-Golm, Germany, under Prof. Lothar Willmitzer.
Research subject: I) Metabolic analysis and system biology approach to
plant–microorganism interaction. II) Lipid metabolism, identification
of novel genes in lipids biosynthesis.
2005–2008 Postdoctoral position at Weizmann Institute of Science, under Prof.
Ilan Chet. Research subject: Biocontrol of plant fungal diseases and
plant induced resistance by Trichoderma spp.