Address Miller 15, Rehovot, ISRAEL
Date of Birth December 22, 1939
Nationality Mexican, Israeli
June 1961 B. Sc. in Chemistry from Bar-Ilan University. Ramat Gan, Israel.
February 1964 M. Sc. in Chemistry from Brooklyn College. New York, under the supervision of Prof. Paul Haberfield.
February 1969 Ph. D. from The University of California at Los Angeles. UCLA, under the supervision of Nobel Prize Laureate Prof. Donald J. Cram.
1969-1975 Research chemist at the Medicinal Chemistry Division of Wyeth Laboratories Inc., Radnor, Pennsylvania.
1975-1981 Emigrated to Israel in March 1975 and joined the Organic Chemistry Department of the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot.
1981-to date Chemistry Department of Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel. Coordinator of the Medicinal Chemistry Division.
1981-to date Invited lecturer of Medicinal Chemistry at The Weizmann Institute of Science. Israel.
April 1986 Associate Professor of Chemistry, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel.
Summer 1986 Visiting Professor at the Chemistry Department, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
Summer 1987 Visiting Professor at the Chemistry Department, California State University, Los Angeles, CA.
1989-1990 Sabbatical year at E. I. Du Pont de Nemours Central Research Division, Wilmington, DE.
Summers 1991/93 Visiting scientist at E. I. Du Pont de Nemours Central Research Division, Wilmington, DE.
1993-1996 Chairman, Chemistry Department Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel.
April 1994 Professor of Chemistry, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel.
October 1998-2009 Head of the “Marcus Center for Medicinal Chemistry” at Bar Ilan University
October 2008 Professor Emeritus