Eran Ofek - Curriculum Vitae

Personal

Current address : Caltech, MS 249-17
Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
E-Mail : eran "AT" astro.caltech.edu
Telephones : office/ ++001-626-395-5928       fax/ ++001-626-568-9352
Family status : Married+2
Born : March 17th, 1972
(Military service : 1990-1994, 3.5 years)

Education

2005- present : Postdoctoral Scholar, Caltech
2000- 2005 : Ph.D. in astrophysics, Tel-Aviv University.
Subject: Cosmological applications of gravitational lensing.
1997-2000 : M.Sc., Magna Cum Laude, in astrophysics, Tel-Aviv University.
Subject: A survey for large separation gravitational lensing.
1994-1997 : B.Sc., Magna Cum Laude, in physics, Tel-Aviv University.

Employment and Activities

1997- present : Teaching assistant, School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel-Aviv University.
2000- present : Co-organizer of the Tel-Aviv University astronomy club public lecture series.

Awards

2005 : School of Physics and Astronomy award for outstanding achievements.
2004 : Israel Physical Society Prize
2004 : Special award for public outreach activity by the Dean of Raymond and Beverly Sackler Faculty of Exact Sciences
2003 : The Dan David scholarship
2002 : Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) Scholarship
2002 : School of Physics and Astronomy award for outstanding achievements.
1998 : School of Physics and Astronomy award for outstanding achievements.
1996 : The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute of Astronomy award for academic excellence.