Expert in Government/Political Systems, Policy, Conflict Resolution
Gilead Sher is the Isaac and Mildred Brochstein Fellow in Middle East Peace and Security in Honor of Yitzhak Rabin at Rice University's Baker Institute. He is also a Senior Researcher at the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), where he heads the Center for Applied Negotiations, which he founded in 2013. A senior partner at the law firm Gilead Sher & Co., he serves on several corporate executive boards and public councils and chairs the executive board of Sapir Academic College. Mr. Sher is a former Israeli Chief and co-Chief Negotiator at the 2000 Camp David summit and the 2001 Taba talks and served as Prime Minister Barak's Chief of Staff and PM Policy Coordinator.