B.Sc. (Chemistry and Physics) The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1968.
M.Sc. (Organic chemistry) The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1970.
Ph.D. (Polymer and Fibre Science) The Faculty of Technology (UMIST), The University of Manchester, 1972.


Academic Appointments:
Professor of Applied Chemistry (from 1985), Associate Professor (1980), Senior Lecturer (1976), Lecturer (1973), Instructor (1972).

Main Administrative Positions at HUJI:
Head, Casali Institute of Applied Chemistry (1984-1987)
Head, Graduate School of Applied Science and Tecnology (1987-1990)
Head, the University's Scientific Infrastructure Committee (1999-2002)
Head, the University's Development Program Committee (2006-2008)
Dean, Faculty of Mathematics and Science (2008-2012)

Visiting Positions:
School of Materials Science and Engineering, NTU, Singapore (2015, 2013); Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, HKUST, Hong Kong (2013, 2005); Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan (2005); Garcia Center, SUNY Stony Brook (2012, 2005, 2002); Dept. of Chemistry, SUNY Stony Brook (2005, 2002); Dept. of Materials Engineering, Trento University, Italy (2008, 1993, 1990); Pioneering Research Laboratory, Textile Fiber Dept., E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co, Wilmington (1985); Dept. of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering, IIT, Chicago (1980); Dept. of Physics, Bristol University, Britain (1975).

Editorial Board Member:
Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing (until 2015).
International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives (until 2009).
Polymer Composites.
Applied Composite Materials.
Advanced Composites Letters (until 2010).
Science and Engineering of Composite Materials (until 1995).
Materiale Plastice.
Kompozyty (Composites) - Research Journal of the Polish Society of Composite Materials.

Professional Societies:
Fellow of the Society of Plastics Engineers, SPE (2004); Chairman of the Israeli Section of the Society for Advancement of Materials & Process Engineering, SAMPE (1996-7); President of the Israel Society of Polymers and Plastics (1992-4).