Ami Pedahzur

Professor, Departments of Government and Middle Eastern Studies
Organizations Under Stress

pedahzur@austin.utexas.edu
Education: Ph.D., University of Haifa, Israel
Research Interests: Dr. Pedahzur’s main fields of interest are terrorism, counter terrorism, political radicalism, Israeli politics, and security studies. He serves as associate editor of the journal Studies in Conflict and Terrorism. His recent books include Suicide Terrorism (2005), The Israeli Secret Services and the Struggle Against Terrorism(2009), Jewish Terrorism in Israel (2009, with Arie Perliger) and The Triumph of Israel’s Radical Right (2012). Currently, he is working on a new book project provisionally entitled “Super-Soldiers: The Evolution and Proliferation of Special Forces since the Second World War.”

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