Joshua Teitelbaum

Joshua Teitelbaum

Prof. Joshua Teitelbaum (PhD, Tel-Aviv University, 1996). Senior Research Fellow Emeritus at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies, and a leading historian and expert on the modern Middle East. He teaches Middle Eastern history in the Department of Middle Eastern Studies at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel. Teitelbaum holds several research positions in Israel and abroad. At Stanford University he is Visiting Fellow and Contributor to the Herbert and Jane Dwight Working Group on Islamism and the International Order at the Hoover Institution. In Israel he is Senior Research Associate at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA), Bar-Ilan University. Teitebaum is in demand as a speaker on Middle Eastern, Israeli and Jewish affairs.  He has been a featured speaker at the annual Policy Conference of the American-Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) .  Teitelbaum consults to several US and Israeli government agencies as well as private companies. His latest book is Saudi Arabia and the New Strategic Landscape (Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 2010