Aeyal Gross is a professor and member of the Faculty of Law at Tel Aviv University. He holds an LL.B. from Tel Aviv University (1990) and an S.J.D. from Harvard Law School (1996). He was previously a member of the Board of the Association for Civil Rights in Israel, and the Academic Committee of the Minerva Center for Human Rights in Tel Aviv University and is a member of the board at the Concord Center for the Interplay between International Norms and Israeli Law. From 2007-2009, he served as a research fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and he is a visiting reader at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) both at the University of London. Additionally he taught as a visitor in Columbia University and the University of Toronto.