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Gidi Shemer


Biology: 213A Coker

Contact | 919-962-3407


Spring 2023 Advising Hours:

  • Monday – 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • To schedule an appointment outside of these times, email Dr. Shemer:


Alma Mater:

Tel Aviv University, Israel (Undergrad) and The Technion, Israel (Graduate


B.A, M.S., and Ph.D. in Biology

What I enjoy most about working with students:

Watching their academic and personal growth, and  love to talk with them about life

My hometown:

Tel Aviv, Israel

First job out of college:

Running a farm, growing turkeys (I am vegetarian now…)

Lowest grade I got as an undergrad:


If I didn’t work for Advising I would:

Teach in college (wait, I am already doing that!)

Bucket list item:

Free ticket ride around the world