Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, born 1982 in Tel Aviv, is an author and psychologist. She studied psychology in Tel Aviv, followed by film and script writing in Jerusalem. She has won many awards for her short stories, screenplays and short films. Her first novel, One Night, Markovitch (2012), won the Sapir Prize for Israel's best debut. Gundar-Goshen lives in Tel Aviv.