Sharon Gilad is Associate Professor at the Federmann School of Public Policy and Government and the Political Science Department at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Before taking her current position, in 2010, she completed a PhD (2007) in Political Science at the University of Oxford and Nuffield College and held a faculty position at King’s College London School of Management as well as a research fellowship at the Center for the Analysis of Risk and Regulation at the London School of Economics. She serves as Associate Editor (2016-2019) of Public Administration journal. Her research is predominantly within the field of Public Administration, currently focusing on the consequences of bureaucrats’ organizational and social identities, on minority representation within the bureaucracy and on bureaucracies’ internalization of citizens’ expectations and demands. Sharon’s work, alone and in collaboration with colleagues and research students, has been published in prominent journals, including the Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory, Governance and Public Administration.