Ben Herzog is the Michael Feige Career Development Chair in Israeli Society and an Associate Professor at the Ben-Gurion Research Institute, at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Dr. Herzog is the head of the Woodman-Scheller Israel Studies International Program (WSISIP). His fields of interest are sociology of law, immigration and citizenship, qualitative and comparative historical methods, political sociology, and North American and Middle Eastern history and politics. Dr. Herzog has held visiting faculty positions at Yale University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, and Quinnipiac University. He received his Ph.D. from Yale University (2009).