Nathan Sachs Session Overview

Director, Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution

Dr. Nathan Sachs is the Director of the Brookings Institution's Center for Middle East Policy. His research focuses on Israel's foreign policy, its domestic politics, and on U.S.-Israeli relations. Sachs has taught on the Arab-Israeli conflict at Georgetown University's Government Department and at its Security Studies Program. He has provided Congressional testimony, has published widely, including in Foreign Affairs, The Washington Post, The New York Times Global, and routinely provides commentary for media outlets, including NBC Nightly News, CNN, MSNBC, the BBC, PBS Newshour and NPR. Before joining Brookings, Sachs was a Hewlett Fellow at Stanford’s Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law, a Fulbright Fellow in Indonesia, and a Visiting Fellow at Tel Aviv University’s Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies. A native of Jerusalem, Sachs holds a B.A. from the Amirim Honors Program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University.

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