Ayelet Libson is the 2017-2018 Gruss Visiting Professor in Jewish Law at Harvard Law School. In 2018 she will commence an appointment as Assistant Professor of Talmud and Jewish Law at the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya. She holds a BA with honors from the Hebrew University and a PhD in Talmud from New York University. She is also a graduate of the Advanced Talmud Institute at MaTaN and the Beit Morasha program in Jewish Law. For the past decade, Dr. Libson has taught at several institutions of adult Jewish education in Jerusalem and abroad, among them MaTaN, Midreshet Lindenbaum, and the Drisha Institute. She continues to lecture widely at synagogues and Jewish centers, and is also a member of the Beit Hillel rabbinic organization.