Dr. Nissim Leon

Researcher, Ultra-Orthodox in Israel Program

Dr. Nissim Leon is a senior lecturer in the Sociology and Anthropology Department at Bar-Ilan University, an MA advisor in the department, and acting head of the organizational consulting project.

Areas of expertise

Ultra-Orthodox-Mizrahi identity; the role of tradition; Israel’s transition from an immigrant society to a native-born society; the secular right wing.