Menachem Hofnung teaches in the Department of Political Science at Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Professor Hofnung has previously been President of the Israeli Law and Society Association (2007-2010), Chair of the International Political Science Association Research Committee on Political Finance (2006-2009), President of the Association for Israel Studies (AIS) (2013-2015), and Chair of the Department of Political Science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2015-17). His research covers national security and civil liberties, constitutional politics, and comparative political finance. Professor Hofnung is one of the editors of the Oxford Handbook of Israeli Politics and Society (Oxford University Press, 2021). He received his Ph.D. from Hebrew University in Jerusalem 1990.