BARD Program Announcement 2018
We are pleased to announce that Prof. Yoram Kapulnik has assumed the position of Executive Director of BARD as of August 1, 2017 replacing Dr. Edo Chalutz who retired after serving in this position for 20 years.
Prof. Kapulnik brings more than 25 years of experience as a researcher in plant biology and bio-technology and has filled numerous administrative positions, including the Director of ARO, the Volcani Center for 5 years.
We are certain that you join us in thanking Dr. Edo Chalutz for 20 years of outstanding leadership to the organization. Due to his unquestionable professional integrity and dynamic leadership the fund’s reputation reached new heights and several new cooperative programs were initiated with various US states as well as the regional cooperative program between the US, Israel Jordan and the Palestinian Authority.