Senior Fellows

Dr. Ehud Eiran

ehud eranDr. Ehud (Udi) Eiran is an Assistant Professor of International Relations, in the School of Political Science at the University of Haifa. He was the founding Co-Director (with Dr. Aviad Rubin) of the Haifa Research Center for Maritime Policy and Strategy (while in development). Dr. Eiran holds degrees in Law and Political Science from TelAviv University, Cambridge University, and Brandeis University. Eiran held research appointments at Harvard Law School, Harvard’s Kennedy School, and Brandeis University and was a lecturer in the Department of Political Science at MIT. Prior to his academic career Dr. Eiran held a number of positions in the Israeli civil service including a legal clerkship for two Attorney Generals, and as Assistant to the Prime Minister’s Foreign Policy Advisor. Eiran is interested in the spatial and temporal dimensions of international conflicts with a special emphasis on territorial and maritime strategies. He also works on negotiation, mediation, and intelligence studies. He is a retired Army Major.