Senior Research Fellows


Dr. Lawrence Amsel

Dr. Lawrence Amsel

Dr. Lawrence Amsel is an academic psychiatrist on the faculty of Columbia University, where he practices, teaches and does research. His areas of focus are the understanding the long term effects of psychological trauma, the applications of Behavioral Economics and Game Theory to psychiatry, and Forensic Psychiatry. He is the child of Holocaust survivors, which […]

Dr. Glen Feder

Dr. Glen Feder

Glen Feder received his doctorate at the University of Paris IV-Sorbonne in the Department of Philosophy. Specializing in political philosophy, he wrote his dissertation on a comparative analysis of Tocqueville and Nietzsche on democracy. Glen also has Masters degrees from École des hautes études en sciences sociales and the University of Chicago. He has taught […]

Research Fellows


Ramy Aziz

Ramy Aziz

Ramy Aziz is an Egyptian researcher and political analyst of Middle Eastern affairs, he earned his MA degree in International Cooperation from the University of Rome, he is working on his doctoral degree at La Sapienza University of Rome. His research focuses on the emergence and development of political Islam in Europe. He is also […]

Yehudit Barsky

Yehudit Barsky

Yehudit Barsky has devoted her career to the study of Islamist terrorist organizations and movements. Specifically interested in the motivations and ideologies driving the global adherents of these organizations, Yehudit has frequently focused on the combination of anti-Semitism and Islamism that seems to defy Western logic. Fluent in Arabic and Hebrew, Ms. Barsky holds a […]

A. Gliszczyńska–Grabias

A. Gliszczyńska–Grabias

Aleksandra Gliszczyńska–Grabias graduated from the European Studies, Faculty of Law and Administration of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland. She is a recipient of the Felix Posen Fellowship for doctoral candidates dealing with the issue of antisemitism of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. […]

Dr. Dahn Hiuni

Dr. Dahn Hiuni

Dahn Hiuni is a New York-based multidisciplinary artist. His work spans the fields of theater, performance art, visual art, film and video, and graphic design. Mr. Hiuni’s work has been presented at such New York venues as P.S. 122, Franklin Furnace, Mixed Greens, Artists Space, Metro Pictures, Cooper Union and Thread Waxing Space. Other exhibition […]

Dr. Joël Kotek

Dr. Joël Kotek

Dr. Joël Kotek was born in Gent in 1958. He studied history at the Free University of Brussels, and at Oxford University. He has a doctorate in Political Science from the Institute for Political Studies (Sciences Po) in Paris. Kotek teaches Political Science at the Free University of Brussels, specializing in the subject of European […]

Haras Rafiq

Haras Rafiq

Haras Rafiq is Head of Outreach at the Quilliam Foundation. He was formerly a Director of CENTRI as well as the first Executive Director of the Sufi Muslim Council. Haras was a member of the UK Government task force looking at countering extremism and terrorism in response to the 2005 terrorist bombings in London, as […]

Dr. S. Courouble Share

Dr. S. Courouble Share

Dr. Stephanie Courouble Share graduated from the Contemporary History Studies, Faculty of History at the Denis Diderot University in Paris, France. Her Ph.D. dissertation (Paris, 2008, under the direction of Pr. Pierre Vidal-Naquet) dealt with a comparative analysis of Holocaust denial in several countries: France, England, Germany, and the United States (1946-1981). She is now […]

Samuel Sokol

Samuel Sokol

Sam Sokol is a Jerusalem-based journalist specializing in the Jewish Diaspora. He most recently served as a reporter with the Israel Broadcasting Authority. Prior to that he was an international and Jewish affairs correspondent for The Jerusalem Post. His reporting on revolutionary Ukraine garnered him the 2015 B’nai B’rith World Center Award for Journalism Recognizing Excellence […]