Rabbanit Gilla Rosen is the dean of the Yakar Center for Torah and Creativity in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. She teaches Talmud and Midrash and works as a Yoetzet Halakha (Halakhic advisor) . She is also the director of Nishmat's Alisa Flatow International Program for post college age women. Gilla studied at the Michlala College for Women, Barnard, the University of Manchester, Matan and Nishmat. She received her MA in Comparative Literature. She has lectured at Pardes, Matan, Midreshet Lindenbaum and the Melton Program at Hebrew University. She lives in Jerusalem with her children and grandchildren.