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Post doctorate - Inter-University Consortium  

for Political Research at the University of Michigan,  

Ann Arbor, Michigan 


1967– 1970 

Doctorate in International Relations,  

Faculty of Humanities, (Sorbonne), University of Paris 


1964 – 1967 

M.A. in Political Science (major) and International 

Relations, The Hebrew University of  Jerusalem 


1961 – 1964 

B.A. in Sociology and Political Science (double major) , The Hebrew University of Jerusalem 


1959 – 1960 

Freshman year - Faculty of Political Science and 

Diplomacy, University Litoral, Argentina 


Awards and Fellowships 

Doctor Honoris Causa, Universidad de la Republica, Montevideo, Uruguay 


W. Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington DC, Public Policy 



Senior Specialist, Fulbright (BITS, India and USAL, Argentina) and Fulbright Scholar (UCV, Venezuela) 

Honorary Professor of Peace, University of Cuenca ,Ecuador 

Honorary Professor, Universidad Cientifica del Sur, Lima, Peru 


Omicron Delta Kappa (National Leadership Honor Society) 

Research Fellowship Award, The Albert Einstein 

Institution, Cambridge, MA 


Bentwich Fellowship for Post-Doctoral Research 

The Hebrew University 


Scholarship for Doctoral Studies, French Government 

Public Affairs Positions


- Member, Founders Committee, Middle East Citizens Assembly 

- Member, Israel’s Knesset Appointed Commission on the Jewish Detained/Disappeared in Argentina  

- Member of the Editorial Board, Israel-Palestine Journal  

- Advisory Committee Member, Human Rights Watch/Middle East 

- Member, Committee of Scientific Freedom and Responsibility, American Association for the Advancement of Science 

- Member, International Advisory Committee, 

  Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Memorial 

- Member, Editorial Board, International Journal 

  on Nonviolence 

- Member, Regional Advisory Committee, Bulletin of 

  Regional Cooperation in the Middle East 

- Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Arab Studies 

- Chair, Board of Directors, B'Tselem, The Israel 

  Information Center for Human Rights in the 

  Occupied Territories 

- Co-chairperson, Israeli-Palestinian Human Rights Committee 

- Member, International Executive Committee,  Amnesty International, London 

- Acting Director, Americas Research Unit Amnesty International Secretariat, London 

- Honorary Secretary, Israel Public Council for Jews in Arab Countries, Jerusalem 

- Secretary General, World Union of Jewish Students 

- Vice-president of International Affairs and President, National Union of Israeli Students (NUIS) 

Academic Positions



Visiting Professor, Bethlehem Bible College, Palestine                                                                   


2014 - 2015 

Visiting Professor, State University of Oregon, Corvallis 


2014 - 2015 

Visiting Professor, Univerrsity of Oregon, Eugene 



Visiting Professor, Interdisciplinary Center, Herzlyiah (Israel)                                        



Visiting Professor, Peace and Conflict  Management Studies, Haifa University 


2006  - 2007

Visiting Professor (Fulbright Scholar), Universidad Central de Venezuela 


1991 - 1995

Senior Research Associate, Center for International Development and Conflict Management (1992-95 Director),  University of Maryland, College Park  


1994 –1996 

Director, College Park Scholars in International Studies 

University of Maryland, College Park 


1970 - 2004 

Teaching positions at the Hebrew University: 

Departments of Political Science, Latin America  

Studies and International Relations.


Executive Director and Senior Research Associate, (Full Professor Rank), The Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace 



Visiting Associate Professor, Department of 

Political Science, University of California, 

Los Angeles (UCLA) 



Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Government 

and Politics, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 


1991-92, 2006,2007

Visiting Professor ,School of International Service, The American University,DC 



Visiting Professor, Hebrew Union College, Los Angeles 



Visiting Professor, School of International Relations, 

University of Southern California, Los Angeles 


1971 – 1974 


Visiting Lecturer, Department of Political Science  

Tel Aviv University 


Teaching Experience 

(selected list of courses) 

- Conflict Resolution and Human Rights: 

- International Conflict in Post-Cold War Era 

- Human Rights in World Politics 

- Global Human Rights Research 

- Multitrack/Citizens  Diplomacy – Theory and Practice 

- Applied Techniques of Conflict Resolution

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