Israel Prize

Info for Visitors

Bus: Many bus lines stop in front of the Faculty, including lines 26, 164, 201, 274, 301, 367, 371

Train: The faculty is located a short walk south of the Rehovot train station. The train schedule is available here.

Car: Entrance for private cars must be arranged before visiting.

Accommodations:  The Reisfeld Residence is an affordable, quiet and comfortable on-campus housing facility for international and Israeli visitors.
To reserve a room, contact

Ms. Liraz Avukan

Tel: ++972-8-9489658
Fax: ++972-8-9463894

israel prizeThe Israel Prize is the most prestigious award in Israel, given to those who displayed excellence in their field or contributed significantly to Israeli culture. Since 1953 it has been presented every year on the eve of Israel's Independence Day, in the presence of the President, Prime Minister, the Speaker of the Knesset and the Supreme Court President.

Prof. Isaac Wahl

Plant Pathology

 Wahl started to teach at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Faculty of Agriculture in Rehovot, where he developed Plant Pathology as one of the important disciplines.