Prof. David Zitoun is Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry and a member of the Nano-Energy and Nano-Materials Center at the Bar-Ilan Institute of Nano-technology and Advanced Materials (BINA).
He came to Bar-Ilan University from the University of Montpellier, France, as part of the 2009 cohort of returning scientists, a special program within Bar-Ilan University to recruit young Israeli scientists to return to work in Israel.
1995 – 1999: M.Sc., Physical Chemistry
Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon, France
2000 – 2003: Ph.D., Coordination Chemistry
Universite Toulouse III, France
Thesis title: Synthesis and magnetism of bimetallic nanoparticles
Supervisor: Dr Bruno Chaudret
2003 – 2004: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Inorganic chemistry
Nanowire Research Laboratory, Department of chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, California, U.S.A.
Supervisor: Professor Peidong Yang
2014- : Associate professor, Department of Chemistry, Bar Ilan University
2009 – 2014 : Senior lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Bar Ilan University
2004 – 2009: Senior lecturer, Universite Montpellier II, France