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Our Team

Prof. Uriel Reichman

Chairman of the Board and Founding President of Reichman University

Prof. Boaz Ganor

Founder & Executive Director

Shabtai Shavit

Chairman of the Board of the ICT & Former Director of the Mossad

Aharon Scherf

Avner Tal

General Management

 

Prof. Boaz Ganor

Founder & Executive Director

Stevie Weinberg

Deputy Executive Director

Dr. Eitan Azani

Director of Research

Lt. Col. (Res.) Uri Ben Yaakov

Director of Development & Senior Researcher

Senior Researchers

Dr. Michael Barak

Senior Researcher and Project Manager

Prof. Yair Galily

Senior Researcher

Dr. Ori Goldberg

Senior Researcher

Dr. Sivan Hirsch-Hoefler

Senior Researcher

Dr. Liram Koblentz-Stenzler

Senior Researcher and Head of the Global Far-Right Extremism Desk

Dr. Ely Karmon

Senior Researcher

Colonel (Res.) Adv. Lior Lotan

Senior Researcher and Former Executive Director

Dr. Yossi Mann

Senior Researcher

Dr. Shavit Matias

Former Deputy Attorney General of International Affairs, Israel

Prof. Assaf Moghadam

Senior Researcher and Dean, Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy

Prof. Liav Orgad

Senior Researcher

Dr. Daphné Richemond-Barak

Senior Researcher

Dr. Eran Shadach

Senior Researcher

Prof. Gabriel Weimann

Senior Researcher

Dr. Dana Wolf

Senior Researcher

Dr. Moran Yarchi

Senior Researcher

Visiting Fellows

Col. G.

Israel Defense Forces Visiting Fellow

I.

Israel Institute for Biological Research Visiting Fellow

Lt. Col. Stephen Magennis

United States Army War College Fellow

S.

Israeli Security Agency Visiting Fellow

Program Managers & Researchers

Danielle Haberfeld

Researcher

Ela Kandel

Office Manager

Lorena Atiyas Lvovsky

Researcher and Deputy to the Director of Research

Alexander Pack

Researcher, Digital Marketing Manager, Co-Host of (F)Acts of Terror Podcast

Deborah Schimenovitz

Researcher, Internship Program Manager, Co-Host of (F)Acts of Terror Podcast

Ofer Vilenko

Researcher

Interns & Research Assistants

Baroness Michèle Coninsx

Former ASG and Executive Director, Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED)

Commissioner (Ret.) Shlomo Aharonishki

Former Commissioner of Police, Israel

Major General (Res.) Doron Almog

Former Commander of Southern Command, Israel

Brigadier General (Res.) Dani Arditi

Former Director of the National Security Council, Israel

Prof. William Banks

Founding Director, Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism (INSCT)

Prof. Daniel Byman

Professor & Vice Dean, Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Jonathan Davis

Vice-President for External Relations, Reichman University

Prof. Rohan Gunaratna

Director, International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research (ICPVTR), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Dr. Markus Hellenthal

Former Director Federal Border Police, Germany

Prof. Bruce Hoffman

Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Brian Jenkins

Senior Advisor to the President, RAND Corporation

Dr. Matthew Levitt

Director, Stein Program on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, The Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Commissioner Adrian Leppard

Former Commissioner, City of London Police

Dan Meridor

Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Intelligence, Israel

H.E. Roni Milo

Former Minister in Various Governments, Israel

Denis Monette

Former Assistant Commissioner of Police, Nassau, New York

Prof. Peter Neumann

Director, International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR), King’s College London, United Kingdom

Rt. Hon. Baroness Pauline Neville-Jones

Former Minister of State for Security and Counter-Terrorism, United Kingdom

Prof. Fernando Reinares

Professor & Chair, Political Science and Security Studies, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain & Senior…

Prof. Marc Sageman

Founder of Sageman Consulting, LLC

Dr. David Scharia

Chief of Branch, Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), Security Council, United Nations

Mike Smith

Former Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Director, Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), United Nations 

James B. Steinberg

Dean of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University

Dr. Erroll G. Southers

Director, Homegrown Violent Extremism Studies Program, Safe Communities Institute

Prof. Alex Schmid

Director, Terrorism Research Initiative (TRI)

Research Fellows are those associated with the ICT who come from the world of academia. Possessing a doctorate degree, these Research Fellows engage in high-level research in a variety of fields related to the mission of the ICT.

Colonel (Ret.) Dr. Avi Abargel

Research Fellow

Prof. Dmitry (Dima) Adamsky

Research Fellow

Dr. Col. (Res.) Shuki Amrani

Research Fellow

Prof. Gideon Aran

Research Fellow

Dr. Gil-Ad Ariely

Research Fellow

Dr. Dan Asher

Research Fellow

Dr. Erga Atad

Research Fellow

Dr. Hillel Avihai

Research Fellow

Dr. Eviathar H. Ben-Zedeff

Research Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Dr. Barak Ben-Zur

Research Fellow

Dr. Avi Bitzur

Research Fellow

Dr. Nir Boms

Research Fellow

Dr. Eran Chayot

Research Fellow

Daniel Cohen

Research Fellow

Prof. Phineas Dickstein

Research Fellow

Dan Diker

Research Fellow

Prof. Eran Dolev

Research Fellow

Dr. David Doukhan

Research Fellow

Dr. Joseph Draznin

Research Fellow

Prof. Zeev Drori

Research Fellow

Dr. Giora Eliraz

Research Fellow

Dr. Fadi Essmaeel

Research Fellow

Dr. Ophir Falk

Research Fellow

Dr. Yaacov Falkov

Research Fellow

Prof. Nehemia Friedland

Research Fellow

Dr. Ehud Ganani

Research Fellow

Dr. Shulamit Geller

Research Fellow

Dr. Michele Groppi

Research Fellow

Dr. Miri Halperin Wernli

Research Fellow

Prof. Pinchas Halpern

Research Fellow

Dr. Dror Harel

Research Fellow

Dr. Hayim Iserovich

Research Fellow

Dr. Eran Israel

Research Fellow

Dr. Maj. (Res.) Avi Jager

Research Fellow

Dr. Yoram Kahati

Research Fellow

Dr. Ariel Koch

Research Fellow

Dr. Avi Kohl

Research Fellow

Dr. David Koren

Research Fellow

Dr. Nimrod Kozolovski

Research Fellow

Dr. Uzi Landau

Research Fellow

Dr. Udi Levy

Research Fellow

Dr. Liraz Margalit

Research Fellow

Dr. Ronit Marzan

Research Fellow

Dr. Harel Menashri

Research Fellow

Prof. Ariel Merari

Research Fellow

Dr. Tal Pavel

Research Fellow

Dr. Ran Porat

Research Fellow

Major General (Res.) Dr. Yom-Tov Samia

Research Fellow

Prof. Gadi Shaked

Research Fellow

Dr. Michal Shavit

Research Fellow

Dr. Shaul Shay

Research Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Dr. Chilik Soffer

Research Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Amnon Sofrin

Research Fellow

Dr. Raphael Ventura

Research Fellow

Dr. Anan Wahabi

Research Fellow

Prof. Mohammed Wattad

Research Fellow

Dr. Aharon Yaffe

Research Fellow

Dr. Shimon Yechiel Oz

Research Fellow

Dr. Gad Yishayahu

Research Fellow

Dr. Sagit Yehoshua

Research Fellow

Fellows are expert practitioners in their field. Coming from militaries, governments, and intelligence services, Fellows use their unique expertise to conduct a variety of research related to the mission of the ICT.

Shlomo Abadi

Fellow

Lt. General (Ret.) Orit Adato

Fellow

Major General (Ret.) Ron Alik

Fellow

Major General (Ret.) Arieh Amit

Fellow

Eyal Arad

Fellow

Mickey Arieli

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Oren Avman

Fellow

Commissioner (Ret.) Shachar Ayalon

Fellow

Amir Bar Shalom

Fellow

Chief Superintendent (Ret.) Asher Ben Artzi

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Ariela Ben Avraham

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Ariel Ben Dayan

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Eli Ben-Meir

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Reuven Ben-Shalom

Fellow

Admiral (Res.) Abraham Ben-Shoshan

Fellow

Adv. Catriel Bernfeld

Fellow

Patrick Bettane

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Yakov (Biko) Biran

Fellow

Major Oren Blitzblau

Fellow

Commissioner (Ret.) Menachem Bozna

Fellow

Arik Brabbing

Fellow

Major General (Res.) Itzhak Brik

Fellow

Judge Jean-Louis Bruguière

Fellow

Adi Carmi

Fellow

Ambassador (Ret.) Daniel Carmon

Fellow

Chief Superintendent Hezi Carp

Fellow

Adv. Dvorah Chen

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Ronen Cohen

Fellow

Commissioner (Ret.) Yonahan Danino

Fellow

Colonel (Ret.) Yossi Daskal

Fellow

Lt. Col. (Res.) Hadar Doron

Fellow

Marie-Christine Dupuis-Danon

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Eran Duvdevani

Fellow

Major General (Ret.) Zohar Dvir

Fellow

Lt. Col. (Res.) Eyal Dykan

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Rami Efrati

Fellow

Ilan Ehud

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Dakar Eilat

Fellow

Colonel (Ret.) Miri Eisin

Fellow

Oren Elimelech

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Avi Eliyahu

Fellow

Adv. Noy Erez

Fellow

Gadi Eshed

Fellow

Segev Sagi Giat

Fellow

Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Boaz Gilad

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Eival Gilady

Fellow

Carmi Gilon

Fellow

Cary Gleicher

Fellow

Chief Super Intendent (Ret.) Baruch Goldman

Fellow

Gadi Goldstein

Fellow

Brigadier General (Ret.) Yossi Gonen

Fellow

Arie Gus

Fellow

Ambassador Uri Gutman

Fellow

Brigadier General (Ret.) Shalom Harari

Fellow

Ben Harel

Fellow

Yoel Hasson

Fellow

Eric Herren

Fellow

Eliezer Hilel

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Gal Hirsch

Fellow

Brigadier General (Ret.) Sheike Horoweitz

Fellow

Adv. Deborah Housen-Couriel

Fellow

Lt. Col. (Res.), Adv. Avi Kalo

Fellow

Ezekiel (Hezi) Kalo

Fellow

Lt. General (Ret.) Benny Kaniak

Fellow

Major General (Ret.) Shlomi Katabi

Fellow

Col. (Res.) Elad Keren-Kershner

Fellow

Adv. Irit Khan

Fellow

Lt. General (Ret.) Ofra Klinger

Fellow

Yuri Kogan

Fellow

Erez Kreiner

Fellow

Colonel (Ret.) Nati Lahav

Fellow

Guermantes (G-Man) Lailari

Fellow

Edan Landau

Fellow

Zvi Lanir

Fellow

Chief Superintendent (Ret.) Yoram P. Lavon

Fellow

Itzhak Lempel

Fellow

Amb. Itzhak Levanon

Fellow

Nitzan Levi

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Assaf Librati

Fellow

Dani Limor

Fellow

Aryeh Livne

Fellow

Yoav Lorbert

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Golan Maimon

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Eran Makov

Fellow

Sigalit Maor-Hirsh

Fellow

Lt. Col. (Res.) Moshe Marzuk

Fellow

David Mazalian

Fellow

Yoav Mimran

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Shlomo Mofaz

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Hagai Mordechai

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Nathan Paz

Fellow

Brigadier General (Res.) Nitzan Nuriel

Fellow

Oz Noy

Fellow

Perry Novotny, Esq.

Fellow

Shuki Peleg

Fellow

MK Yaakov Perry

Fellow

Barniv Ravit

Fellow

Oded Raz

Fellow

Nir Regev

Fellow

Colonel (Res.), Adv. Daniel Reisner

Fellow

Shimon Romach

Fellow

Yaron Rosen

Fellow

Adv. Arie Rotter

Fellow

Ezra Saar

Fellow

Adv. Yariv Sagiv

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Sharon Sasportas

Fellow

Shmuel Sasson

Fellow

Lt. Col. (Ret.) Michael Segall

Fellow

Ron Shamir

Fellow

Omri Sharon

Fellow

Danny Shenar

Fellow

Colonel (Ret.) Gilead Shenhar

Fellow

Colonel (Res.) Ran Sherman

Fellow

Pinhas Shmilovich

Fellow

Shabtai Shoval

Fellow

Dani Shteir

Fellow

Tsahi Stromza

Fellow

Ksenia Svetlova

Fellow

Mr. Haim Tomer

Fellow

Lt. Col. (Res.) Itzik Toorgeman

Fellow

Major General Shlomo “Sami” Turgeman

Fellow

Eliezer (Geizi) Tzafrir

Fellow

Ram Walzer Avidar

Fellow

General (Ret.) Arik Yakuel

Fellow

Ronni Yanai

Fellow

Colonel (Ret.) Zvi Yanai

Fellow

Ehud Yatom

Fellow

Sivan Yechieli

Fellow

Major General (Ret.) Dubi Yung

Fellow

Yigal Unna

Research Fellow

Brigadier General (Ret.) Gadi Zohar

Fellow

Brigadier General (Ret.) Zeev (Vova) Zuk Ram

Fellow

Mordechai Dzikansky Z”L

Fellow

Gerald (Gerry) Cramer Z”L

Former ICT Guardian

Dr. Reuven Erlich Z”L

Former Research Fellow, ICT

Dr. Jonathan Fine Z”L

Former Senior Researcher, ICT

Dr. Reuven Paz Z”L

Former Research Fellow, ICT

Prof. Ehud Sprinzak Z”L

Founder and First Dean, Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy & Strategy