Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research

Tel Shikmona 8030, Haifa 31080, Israel



Skype: eyal-rahav

Dr. Eyal Rahav


Head of the Biology Dept., IOLR

Dr. Natalia Belkin

Lab manager


Eyal Geisler

PhD candidate

"Marine bioaggregates as hubs for microbial interactions and viral infections"

(Co-supervised with Dr. Edo Bar-Zeev, BGU)

Shira Givati

MSc cadnidate

Do the abnormal N:P ratio in the eastern Med are temperature-related?

(Co-supervised with Dr. Daniel Sher, HU)

Essam Kababo

MSc student


"Effects of crude oil and condensate on benthic microbes in the southeastern Mediterranean coast"

(Co-supervised with Prof. Dror Angel, HU)

Yael Shai

MSc candidate

The effect of oil pollution on marine microbial populations in the Southeastern Mediterranean Sea

(Co-supervised with Prof. Dror Angel, HU)

Past Students and Research Assistants


Galit Ovadia, Ania Vichik, Or Hazan, Ofrat Raveh (Ofi), Hila Frank, Shahar Rosenfeld, Lital Ozeri