Orit Yeret received a B.A. (Political Science) and an M.A. (Creative Writing) in Hebrew & Comparative Literature from the University of Haifa in Israel. In 2012 she obtained a Certificate of Studies in Teaching Hebrew as a Second Language from the Hebrew College in Boston, MA. Between 2014 and 2016 Orit taught Modern Hebrew at Vanderbilt University. She joined Yale University as a Lector of Modern Hebrew for the fall term of 2016.