European Association of Israel Studies an independent, scholarly association devoted to the academic study of Israel.

The EAIS is committed to rigorous academic scholarship about Israel and high quality research and teaching in this area, as well as increasing the breadth of study of this important part of the Middle East.

 

 

 

Latest news

Call for papers

11.05.2020

Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs founded in 2006 by the late Dr. David Kimche.

Call for papers

11.05.2020

We are delighted to share with You the following: CfP: Special issue “Israel Studies as a Global Discipline” (Journal of Israeli History)

Upcoming conference

06.04.2020

We’ve been naturally delaying the EAIS Annual Conference call for papers due to developments related to the pandemic.

 

 

 

Our latest interviews:

Interview with Professor Colin Shindler: [15.10.2020] Interview with Dr. Anders Persson: [13.11.2020]
 
 

 

 

We are committed to rigorous academic scholarship about Israel and high quality research and teaching in this area, as well as increasing the breadth of study of this important part of the Middle East. This commitment is reflected in our vision, mission, and values, and in the range of exciting Israel Studies events, resources, and opportunities. We provide for our members

   

 

What we do

Promoting, encouraging and supporting the independent, academic studies of Israel

We do networking...

As a member of the EAIS, you’ll benefit from our range of exciting – and continuously expanding – Israel Studies events, activities, and other exclusive opportunities.

We create a space...

Our annual conference is a fantastic opportunity either to share or excahnge the ideas, research conclusions and scientific approaches. It gives us a chance to build an academic cooperation.

We research and explore

This is the most important thing: our association helps to build bridges between scientists from variuos countries and bring them together in research activities.

We promote...

In todays's world science is not efective without propoer promotion. Reaching out to public with our expertise is the key make an use of our knowledge.

Inside our Association - who we are...
Our Philosophy.

Inside our Association - who we are...

Read what we do...

8th Annual Conference in Prague, Czechia 2019
Annual conferences in the past.

8th Annual Conference in Prague, Czechia 2019

See papers and videos from our previous conference in Prague, Czechia 2019

Meet professional team.

Our team

Prof. Joanna Dyduch

Prof. Joanna Dyduch Chair

Prof. Joanna Dyduch is lecturer at the Jagiellonian University in the Institute of the Middle and Far East. She completed her PhD in political science from Wrocław University. joanna.dyduch@uj.edu.pl

 Dr. Artur Skorek

Dr. Artur Skorek Executive Secretary

Assistant professor at the Institute of the Middle and Far East, Jagiellonian University in Krakow (UJ), a political scientist specializing in Israel and international relations. artur.skorek@uj.edu.pl

 Prof. Colin Shindler

Prof. Colin Shindler Honorary President and Founding Chair

Colin Shindler is Honorary President and Founding Chair of the EAIS. He is an emeritus professor at SOAS University of London and the author of eight books about Israeli history and politics.

Prof. Sharon Pardo

Prof. Sharon Pardo Academic Council

Prof. Sharon Pardo (Ph.D., Ghent University, Faculty of Political and Social Studies) is a Jean Monnet Chair ad personam in European Studies in the Department of Politics and Government at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU). Pardo is a Senior Researcher at The Simone Veil Research Centre for Contemporary European Studies.

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