Yoni Bain

PhD Candidate

5th Session

Residence: Jerusalem, Israel

Languages: Hebrew, English

Education: BA, NYU; MSc, HUJI

Favorite Quote: “Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.”
-Jacob Riis

Yoni Bain was born and raised in Los Angeles. He earned his BA in psychology from NYU in 2010, and participated in IGF’s 5th session, from 2010 to 2011. He went on to earn his MSc in computational neuroscience from HUJI in 2015. Yoni is currently a PhD student in the quantitative MRI lab at HUJI’s Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences.