Contact details:

Dr. Neta Wechsler, Research Associate

Department of Geosciences

Tel-Aviv University

Tel-Aviv 69978



Tel: +972-3-6408242

Fax: +972-3-6409282

email: netawe at

I am an associate researcher in the Department of Geosciences, Tel-Aviv University. I work for the Shallow Sub-Surface Research Center.


My research interests include: Fault zone geology and Neotectonics, Paleoseismology and Archeoseismology, Tectonic Geomorphology, Remote-sensing and topographic modeling, and GIS uses in geology.



2010-2012 - Post doctoral researcher, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, and the Institut de Physique du Globe, Paris. Hosts: Prof. Thomas K. Rockwell (SDSU), Dr. Yann Klinger (IPGP).


2005-2010 - PhD in Earth Science, Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Advisor: Prof. Yehuda Ben-Zion. Thesis title: “Multi-scale damage signatures across major strike-slip faults


2003-2005 - MSc in Geophysics, Dept. of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Advisor: Prof. Shmuel Marco. Thesis title: “Paleoseismology of the Kinnarot Basin, Dead Sea Transform”


1998-2002 - BSc in comptuer science and geology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel