Gil Rothschild Elyassi

PhD Candidate

School of Law

UC Berkeley

Gil Rothschild-Elyassi is a Ph.D. candidate in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy program at UC Berkeley. Gil’s research focuses on the sociology of punishment and knowledge, and it is largely informed by social and critical theory. Among other things, he is interested in non-custodial penal practices and their reliance on data science in its various forms. Gil holds an LL.M from New York University and an LL.B. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He clerked for the Supreme Court of Israel and he has been a member of the Israeli bar since 2012.