Curriculum Vitae

Avraham Schiller                                                                              Racah Institute of Physics
Work phone: +972-2-6585239                                                           The Hebrew University
Home phone: +972-2-6788886                                                           Jerusalem 91904, Israel
E-mail: avraham@phys.huji.ac.il
 

GENERAL DETAILS
Born: February 19, 1963, Citizenship: Israeli, Marital Status: Married, three children
 

EDUCATION
Ph.D.     The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Physics, September 1993
              Thesis: Theoretical Investigation of Kondo Systems using Diagrammatic Techniques
              Advisor: Professor Vilen Zevin
M.Sc.    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Physics (Summa Cum Laude), October 1989
              Thesis: Effects of Crystalline Electric Field and Anisotropic Hybridization in
                         Valence Fluctuating Systems
             Advisor: Professor Vilen Zevin
B.Sc.     The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Physics, Mathematics,
              Computer Science (Summa Cum Laude), July 1987
 

PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT
1998-Present: Senior lecturer, Racah Institute of Physics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
1996-1998: Postdoctoral research associate, Department of Physics The Ohio State University
1993-1996: Postdoctoral research associate, Department of Physics University of Florida
1989-1993: Teaching assistant, Department of Physics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
 

VISITING POSITIONS
July-August 2001: Department of Physics, University of California, Davis
August-September 2002: Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California
                 Santa Barbara, invited participant in the workshop on ``Realistic Theories of
                 Correlated Materials''
 

ACADEMIC HONORS
2002: Siegfried Samuel Wolf Lectureship of Physics (``Duchan'')
2001: Rector's prize for excellence in research, teaching and academic activity
1996: Ohio State University Postdoctoral Fellowship
1992: Wolf prize for excellence in Ph.D. studies
1988: Golda Meir fellowship
1987: Israeli Physical Society prize for excellence in B.Sc. studies
1985, 1986: Rector's list
1985, 1986, 1987: Dean's list