Eyal Kushilevitz is a Professor of Computer Science at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. He received his BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science from Bar-Ilan University in 1986, his MSc in Computer Science, under Oded Goldreich, and his PhD in Computer Science, under Benny Chor, both from the Technion, in 1989 and 1991, respectively. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University and spent sabbaticals at IBM T.J. Watson Research and at UCLA. His research interests include Cryptography and Privacy, Complexity theory and Communication Complexity. He is a 2014 fellow of the IACR (International Association for Cryptologic Research).