Dr. Anna Urowitz-Freudenstein received both her Ph.D. in Midrash and her M.A. in Ancient Judaism from the Jewish Theological Seminary. Her dissertation investigated the workings of Midrash focusing on texts that mention individual women. She has taught university courses both in person and on line and was a contributor to The Torah: A Women's Commentary. She currently teaches at TanenbaumCHAT, where her students know her as Dr. U-F and she is Head of the Department of Jewish Thought. One of the courses she teaches and developed is "Gender and Judaism". Dr. Urowitz-Freudenstein lives in her hometown, Toronto, with her husband and three children.