On January 1, 2019, four new deans took office at the Technion
- Prof. Yasha Jacob Grobman; Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning. Prof. Grobman combines research and hands-on architectural design. In 2003, he founded T_CODE, Technion’s Computer Oriented DEsign; an experimental computer design research laboratory.
- Prof. Oleg V. Gendelman; Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. Prof. Gendelman’s main fields of interest are nanomaterials and nanoparticles. He specializes in heat transportation in nanosystems; nanomechanics of polymer systems; mechanical and thermal properties of nanostructured metals.
- Prof. Yoram Reiter; Faculty of Biology. Prof. Reiter’s main field of interest is immunology. He established a cutting-edge research program in the molecular immunology of cancer. His major work involves the development of novel immunotherapeutic approaches as well as the study of molecular mechanisms in anti-tumor and anti-viral immunity.
- Prof. Elon Eisenberg; Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine. Prof. Eisenberg is also the Director of the Pain Relief Unit at Rambam Medical Center. His main areas of research include mechanisms and treatment of neuropathic pain including complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), cancer pain, opioids and electrical stimulation.