- Department of Geography and Environmental Development at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev - The research and study areas in the department can be divided into several main streams: 1. Urban and Regional Planning and Developing; 2. Environmental Studies; 3. Physical Geography; 4. Geography Information Technologies
- Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev - This national institute for drylands research has five major research programs carried out by four departments, three units and the new Albert Katz International School for Desert Studies.
- Haifa University - this university has an Institute for Maritime Studies, Institute of Evolution and Natural Resources and Environmental Research Centre.
- The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - this university has a Department of Evolutions, Systematics and Ecology; Environmental Management, Planning & Policy; Environmental Sciences; Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences; the Institute of Earth Sciences.
- Tel Aviv University - this university conducts research in several environmental areas within the framework of different centers and faculties