The Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Biophysics
Call for Nominations for the Year 2019
The Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Biophysics is a prize that has been established through the generosity of Dr. Raymond and Mrs. Beverly Sackler. This year an amount of $100,000 will be presented, with no age limit for prize candidates, in the field: Physical Principles of Biological Systems.
The prize will be awarded to the recipient(s), in person, at Tel Aviv University, in June 2019.
The Sackler Prize is administered by Tel Aviv University through an advisory committee, comprised of the President and Rector of TAU as ex-officio members and others who have been selected ad personam by the President and the Rector.
A selection panel composed of outstanding scientists in the field will be appointed, reflecting an international diversity and including the Prize coordinators.
Nominations for the Sackler Prize can be made by individuals belonging to one or more of the following categories:
- Members of the TAU Senate and Members of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities.
- Presidents, Rectors, Vice-Presidents, Provosts, Deans in the Natural Sciences, Medicine, and Engineering.
- Professors of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Medicine, and Engineering in recognized institutions of higher learning and research in Israel and abroad.
- Sackler Prize Laureates.
Application deadline: February 15, 2019.
The following documents should be sumbitted:
- Application form
- At least three letters of recommendation
- Nominee's CV
- List of publications
- A brief research summary
The prize will be awarded to the recipient(s), in person, at Tel Aviv University.
Members of TAU faculty are not eligible to receive the prize.
Self-nominations cannot be accepted.
Ms. Sharon Langer, The Sackler Prize administrator, Raymond and Beverly Sackler School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University, 30 Haim Levanon Street, 6997801
, Tel Aviv, Israel.
The prize coordinators are Professors Roy Beck, Haim Diamant, and David Sprinzak.