Ella Segev is a tenured senior lecturer (equivalent to an assistant professor) in the Industrial Engineering and Management department at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. She graduated with a PhD from Tel Aviv University. Segev spent a year at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton as a research scholar (postdoc) and then three more years as a lecturer at the Technion, Haifa before moving to Ben-Gurion University. Segev's research interests are in auction theory, contest theory and bargaining theory. The results of her research have been published in journals such as Games and Economic Behavior, International Economic Review, European Economic Review, Public Choice and others.