Amos Fiat is Professor at the School of Computer Science at Tel Aviv University, where he holds the chair in the analysis of algorithms, and where he previously served as head of the school. He has greatly benefited from several long-term visits to the University of California at Berkeley and to the University of Washington at Seattle. He has worked extensively in cryptography, data structures, online algorithms, and most recently in algorithmic game theory. He teaches algorithms at Tel Aviv University and regatta sailing at the Jaffa sea scouts. His papers have been cited some 14,000 times.