Prof. Gila Stopler is Dean of the Law School and associate professor at the College of Law & Business, Israel. She serves as the editor-in-chief of the journal Law & Ethics of Human Rights (LEHR). She also serves on the advisory board of the International Journal of Constitutional Law (ICON) and is co-chair of the Israeli branch of the International Society of Public Law (ICONS). Stopler’s areas of expertise include constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, religion state relations, multiculturalism, women’s rights, and democratic erosion.
Her publications appear in leading journals such as International Journal of Constitutional Law (ICON), Global Constitutionalism, Oxford Journal of Law and Religion, and Columbia Journal of Transnational Law. Stopler served as a Tikvah Fellow (faculty fellow) at the Tikvah Center for Law and Jewish Civilization at the NYU School of Law (2012), and as a research faculty fellow at the National University of Singapore (2019), as well as a Hauser Research Scholar at the NYU school of law (2004) and research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for International and Public Law (2009, 2013). She holds an LL.B. from the Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law (1995), and LL.M (2001) and J.S.D (2004) degrees from the NYU School of Law, and served as Chair of the Board of the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) between 2013-2017.