llona Gerbakher

Ilona Gerbakher is a scholar and author. After completing her degree as a Presidential Scholar at the Harvard Divinity School, she moved to Qatar as a Georgetown Arabic Language Fellow. She then worked in Jerusalem as a visiting fellow at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where she studied Hebrew, Aramaic, and Literary Arabic. Currently, she is a PhD student in Islamic Studies at Columbia University, with a focus on Judaism and Islam in Late Antiquity.