Prof. Dani​el Chamovitz, Dean of the George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences at Tel-Aviv University, was chosen today to become the seventh president of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. The University’s Executive Board thus confirmed the recommendation of the Presidential Search Committee headed by Adv. Asher Heled. Prof. Chamovitz will assume office on January 1st, 2019, replacing outgoing President Prof. Rivka Carmi, who will have completed three terms in office (12 years). Read more here.