Ephraim Inbar is President of the Jerusalem Institute for Strategy and Security. Professor Inbar was the founding director of the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies and a Professor of political studies at Bar-Ilan University. His fields of interest are Israeli strategic doctrine, public opinion on national security issues, U.S. Middle East policy, Israeli-Palestinian diplomacy, and Israel-Turkey relations. Professor Inbar was the Founding Director of the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (1993-2016) and a Professor of Political Studies at Bar-Ilan University. Previously, he was a Visiting Professor at Georgetown, Johns Hopkins and Boston Universities; a Visiting Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; a Manfred Warner NATO Fellow; and a Visiting Fellow at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (London). Professor Inbar received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago (1981).