My name is Ari Roth, Executive Director of the Israel Institute, and I want to encourage you to contact me or any of my fellow staff members if you have questions about the Institute, are interested in one of our programs, wish to find an Israel expert, or are looking for academic resources in Israel Studies. If you aren't sure who to contact, send your message to and we'll make sure it gets to the right person!

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  • 2016-2017 Program Catalog

    This catalog showcases the diverse range of our programs and initiatives, aimed at supporting faculty and artist exchanges, young scholars, research, inter-institutional collaborations, and public programming.

  • 2016-2017 Guide to Experts

    This publication is designed as a “who’s who” guide to the Israel Institute’s cadre of scholars, researchers, and artists for AY 2016-2017.

    To reach a faculty member, scholar, or artist, please contact: