Professor, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Professor, Arnold S. Chaplik Professor in Israel and Diaspora Studies, Department of Middle Eastern Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Phone: +1 512 232 1452
Ami Pedahzur is a Professor of Government and the Arnold S. Chaplik Professor in Israel and Diaspora Studies. He is also the Founding Director of the Institute for Israel Studies at University at Texas at Austin.
His recent books include "The Triumph of Israel's Radical Right" (2012); "The Israeli Secret Services and the Struggle against Terrorism" (2009); "Jewish Terrorism in Israel" (2009, with Arie Perliger); "Suicide Terrorism" (2005). He is currently working on a new book manuscript entitled: The Evolution of Special Operations Forces.