Prof. Mati Steinberg

Research Fellow, Amnon Lipkin-Shahak Program on National Security and Democracy

Dr. Matti Steinberg is a former advisor to directors of the Shin Bet. He taught Middle Eastern studies at Princeton University and at Heidelberg University, and later joined the Middle Eastern Studies Faculty at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the author of the book Facing Their Fate: Palestinian National Consciousness 1967–2007.

Areas of expertise

Palestinians; the Arab world; fundamentalist Islam; Palestinian politics.