Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
Dept. of Industrial Engineering and Management,
Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.
P.O. 653, Beer Sheva, 84105
Tel: +972-(0)8-647-2213
Mail: johnros <spammer decoy> bgu ac il

NEW! I am happy to announce our new Statistics and Data Analysis undergraduate program at Ben-Gurion University. For more details, see our web-site.

Research Interests

I am actively recruiting PhD students and Post-docs with strong mathematical background to work on projects related to machine learning.


See my Google Scholar profile.


I like to publish my class notes. Here are the notes of some courses I give. They are not error free, so use at your own discretion and feel free to contact me for clarifications and errata.


(*) statistics + machine-learning + data science + programming + system administration.

For Employers

If you are looking for a good data scientist in Israel, I am afraid you are not alone. Some places you may reach out to our graduates, and other data scientists:


My mail is at the head of this page. Alternatively, just follow the links at the bottom of the page.

I also moderate BGU’s computing-for-research listsrv. Join here (only accessible from within the BGU’s VPN).