Evogene is seeking an expert in Microbiology to join a dynamic and interdisciplinary research team developing Ag-Biological products for agriculture, using integration of computational microbiology approaches with advanced fermentation and formulation procedures.

Job includes the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Lead and perform innovative research projects focusing on developing advanced fermentation and formulation procedures for target phylogenies.
  • Responsible for microbial repository QA.
  • Establish methodologies and regulate microbial laboratory isolates stocks management.


  • M.Sc. in microbiology – obligatory. Proven expertise in various bacteriology procedures including aseptic work, microbial isolation, preservation, storage and fermentation – obligatory.
  • Experience as a microbiologist in industry – advantage.
  • Familiar with molecular identification of microorganisms – advantage.
  • Experience in one of the following fields – Microbial Ecology, Plant Microbiome, Industrial Microbiology (fermentation/ formulation) – advantage.

In case you can not submit the form, please send your CV to:, and state the position's reference number in the e-mail's 'subject' line.

The Ag-Seeds Department is seeking for a Project manager for a temporary term.
The Project Manager will be leading projects in a matrix structure, through the various stages of the project:

  • Manage all client-company interfaces
  • Lead cross-functional teams
  • Drive project planning and timeline development, tracking progress of execution towards goals;
  • Identify project risks and development of mitigation plans;
  • Ensure project deliverables are client focused, results oriented, and in compliance with all applicable internal and external requirements;
  • Build and manage project budget;
  • Support business development activities
    **Temporary position for 8 months as a maternity leave replacement, a longer term may be optional.


The candidate must hold a degree in the Life Sciences with a preference for Plant Science or interdisciplinary fields;
Experience of at least 2-3 years in managing complex processes and projects preferably in the biotech/pharmaceutical, including budget and project planning and execution experience;
Experience in managing internal interfaces in a matrix structured company.
Experience in leading projects for multinational clients is an advantage;
Experience in applying and/or developing advanced project management tools and methodologies is an advantage
Presentation and writing skills in Hebrew and English – a must!


In case you can not submit the form, please send your CV to:, and state the position's reference number in the e-mail's 'subject' line.

Phytopathologist research for discovery and development of novel solutions for disease control in different crops adapted to the agricultural industry


The job entails:

  • Deep understanding and evaluation of multidisciplinary omics data
  • Holding an up-to-date scientific & technological knowledgebase
  • Breeding knowledge
  • Data analysis & documentation
  • Presenting research to internal & external working groups
  • Interfacing with a wide range of teams: computational developers; laboratory and agronomy teams; project managers; business development; consultants & business partners



  • Doctorate or postdoctoral training in the field of phytopathology or microbiology – must
  • Extensive knowledge in fungi/bacteria genetics, interaction with plants – must
  • Breeding knowledge and/or experience – advantage
  • Experience in plant protection of field crops – advantage
  • Experience in the agricultural industry – advantage
  • Training/experience in bioinformatics – advantage
  • Excellent English – Ability to document, communicate and orally present information in English

In case you can not submit the form, please send your CV to:, and state the position's reference number in the e-mail's 'subject' line.