Dr. Arie Admon is a Professor Emeritus at the Faculty of Biology at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. He received his B.Sc. in Agronomy from the Hebrew University in Rehovot, Israel, and M.Sc. in Biochemistry and plant physiology also in the Hebrew University, Rehovot, Israel. Admon received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel. Following successful completion of his Ph.D. studies, Admon joined the Department of Chemistry at Cornell University in Ithaca N.Y. as a postdoctoral fellow and next as a post-doctorate fellow in Cold Spring Harbor Lab also in N.Y. Following that Admon continued as a senior research associate in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at the University of California in Berkeley in the fields of biochemistry and molecular and cellular biology. After returning to Israel as an associate professor at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and advancing to a full professor, Admon retired in 2019 and became professor emeritus, but contuse his previous role as head and academic supervisor of the Smoler Proteomics Center. The research interests of Admon are proteomics and molecular immunology with a special focus on the HLA peptidome and the development of immunotherapy for cancer and other diseases.