News 2018

News release # 55

January 15, 2018

On January 15, 2018 Prof. Yoav Bashan, the President of “The Bashan Foundation” and the President of “The Bashan Institute of Science” was selected to the rank of "National Researcher by Merit" by the Mexican Federal Government Research System.

This life time rank is the highest rank for a scientist in the Mexican research system, given for significant lifetime contributions to the country.

It is the first of its kind for the Northwestern Center for Biological Research (CIBNOR), where Prof. Bashan is the Group leader of an active research team.