Prof. Benny Chor is the head of the School of Computer Science at Tel Aviv University. His research interests have spanned cryptography and randomness, distributed computing, computational biology, and Computer Science education. He has designed the courses Introduction to Modern Cryptography, and CS1001.py – an extended introduction to Computer Science, at Tel Aviv University, as well as Teaching Computer Science in the Community, a program in which university students teach Computer Science ideas to kids from Israel’s cultural and economic periphery. He was awarded the excellent lecturer prize, both at the Technion and at Tel Aviv University. He has supervised 8 Ph.D. students and 23 M.Sc. students.