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Dov Waxman

WaxmanDov Waxman is a professor of political science in the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences.

Waxman is also a faculty member of the Political Science and the Middle Eastern Studies programs at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

Waxman is available to comment on:

—Middle East politics, especially concerning Israel and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

He has been a visiting fellow at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies at Bar-Ilan University in Israel, a visiting scholar at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey, and a visiting fellow at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies at Tel Aviv University, Israel. Waxman was the Associate Editor of the scholarly journal Israel Studies Forum from 2005-2010, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Association for Israel Studies.

Waxman is the author of The Pursuit of Peace and the Crisis of Israeli Identity: Defending / Defining the Nation (Palgrave Macmillan, 2006), and the co-author of Israel’s Palestinians: The Conflict Within (Cambridge University Press, 2011). He is also the author of numerous scholarly articles. Waxman is a frequent contributor to Foreign Policy magazine’s online “Middle East Channel,” and his articles, essays and reviews have appeared in The National Interest, Dissent Magazine, The Washington Quarterly, The Middle East Quarterly, Current History, The Globalist, The Jerusalem Post, The Jewish Daily Forward, among others. He is a regular Middle East commentator on TV and radio

Waxman received a B.A. in politics, philosophy and economics, from Oxford University; an M.A. in international relations and international economics, and a Ph.D. in international relations, both from Johns Hopkins University.


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