Dafna has a B.Sc. in Computer Science (Summa cum Laude) and Mathematics (Magna cum Laude) from Tel Aviv University. She has an M.Sc. in Computer Science from Tel Aviv University. Dafna’s research was in the field of Communication Complexity, under the supervision of Dr. Rotem Oshman. Dafna won multiple awards and scholarships, including the Intel award for academic excellence and Dean’s Prize.
Before joining StarkWare, Dafna worked in a few companies, including as a researcher at IBM Research.