Wikistrat Expert Prof. Shaul Mishal

Prof. Shaul Mishal

Head of the Middle East Program, Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy & Strategy IDC Herzliya

Shaul Mishal is a professor at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) in Herzliya, Israel. He is the head of the Middle East Program at the Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy at IDC, and the Brian Mulroney Professor of Government at Tel Aviv University. He founded and directed the Center for Israeli Arab Studies, authored and co-authored numerous books and articles in subjects related to Arab and Islamic politics and culture, and Palestinian society and politics.

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Biography

Professor Shaul Mishal works at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) in Herzliya, Israel. He is the head of the Middle East Program at the Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy at IDC, and the Brian Mulroney Professor of Government at Tel Aviv University. He founded and directed the Center for Israeli Arab Studies, has authored and co-authored numerous books and articles on subjects related to Arab and Islamic politics and culture, as well as Palestinian society and politics. He has served as a Visiting Professor at Yale University, Visiting Scholar at the Center for International Affairs at Harvard, and Senior Fellow at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Mishal received his PhD in Political Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and completed postdoctoral studies at Yale University. In addition, Professor Mishal has consulted extensively in both the public and private sectors, providing strategic insights to private and public corporations, governmental bodies and NGOs.

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Academic Qualifications:
Ph.D in Sociology and Political Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
M.A in Sociology and Political Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
B.A in Sociology and Political Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Areas of Expertise:
Arab-Israeli Conflict
Hamas and Hezbollah
Arab Spring
PLO
Shiite Leadership
Arab Nationalism and Radical Islam
Islamic Republic of Iran

Website:
http://shaulmishal.com

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