Area of Expertise
international politics, Middle East, Israel, Palestinians, terrorism, conflict, Lebanon, territorial conflict
Boaz Atzili is a political scientist who researches and teaches international politics. His interest is in international security with an emphasis on territorial conflicts and the politics of borders, and the international aspects of state weakness and state failure. His research includes various cases from the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Europe. Atzili is also interested in the politics of the Middle East and, in particular, Lebanon and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Dr. Atzili teaches courses on introduction to international relations, international security, and Arab-Israeli relations.