University Research Lecturer in Israel Studies; Sidney Brichto Fellow, Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies
Faculty / College Address:
Oriental Institute / Wolfson College
History and Politics of Modern Israel; the Israeli Settler Movement; the Arab-Israeli conflict; Israel in the modern Middle East; U.S.-Israel relations; Immigration; Nationalism and Ultra-nationalism; Religion and State; Women and Gender
Book Manuscript based upon my dissertation entitled: "City on a Hilltop: The Participation of Jewish-American Immigrants within the Israeli Settler Movement," other shorter journal articles.
- "The History of Modern Israel: State and Society" (Hilary Term, 2014)
- "The Origins of the Redemption in Occupied Suburbia?: The Jewish-American Makings of the West Bank Settlement of Efrat, 1973-1987," (Middle Eastern Studies, forthcoming)
- " 'A Family Summer Living Experience In Israel - For Less Than the Cost of Summer Camp!': Operation 1000 for the Settlement of Jewish-American Immigrants in the Occupied Territories as a Case Study of Government Incentivization of Ethnic Return Migration" (Israel Studies, forthcoming)
Regular op-ed contributor to Haaretz and other periodicals, as well as frequent public speaker and consultant on Israel and Jewish issues.