Gadi Schuster, Professor, Henry Goldberg Academic Chair.

2016-2017       Sabbatical leave at the Broad Institute

2012-2015       Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Technion

2008-2012       Dean, Faculty of Biology, Technion

Research interests: Prof. Gadi Schuster

Harnessing photosynthesis for the production of hydrogen and electricity; the use of photosynthesis and the chloroplast for biotechnology approaches.

The molecular mechanisms of protection of photosynthesis from photoinhibition.

Control of gene expression in the chloroplast.

The molecular mechanism of RNA polyadenylation and degradation in different organisms including prokaryotes, archaea, chloroplast, human mitochondria and nuclear encoded RNA;  control of gene expression in the chloroplast and human mitochondria.