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    Anna and Max Webb, “Mexico Building”, building 213, on the second floor

    5290002 Ramat Gan


Organization profile

organization profile

The Department has roughly 80 faculty members - from tutorial teachers to full professors.

Lecturers in the Political Studies Department at Bar-Ilan University are leaders in their fields of research. They actively participate in academic, social and government events. The faculty researches and teaches a wide variety of topics including: international relations (both area studies and global interactions), non-governmental organizations, political philosophy and thought, terrorism, WMDs, religion and state, Israeli politics, political leadership, public policy, army and security, electoral challenges, internal and international policy, nationalism and ethnicity, social schisms, conflict management, diplomacy and more,

Studies in the department are designed to enrich the students knowledge in the primary topics of research connected to proper governance and policy. Students are presented with a wide variety of topics ranging from politics and international relations to policy decisions and strategy.

Alumni of the Political Studies Departments are represented in all spheres of public life and span the full range of the political spectrum. Among them are members of the Israeli Knesset and Government mayors, leading newspaper and television journalists, political analysts and members of the diplomatic corps.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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