Meital Reches is a faculty member of the Institute of Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She received her Ph.D. (with distinction) in 2007 from the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology at Tel Aviv University. From 2007 to 2010, she was a postdoctoral research fellow in the Chemistry Department at Harvard. Dr. Reches joined the Institute of Chemistry at the Hebrew University as a faculty member in 2010. Her research focuses on understanding, controlling and developing biomolecular self-assembly processes and generating new functional materials.