Prof. Gerald Steinberg

Prof. Gerald Steinberg
Reception hours: 


International Relations

Strategy and Arms Control

Diplomacy and Negotiation Processes

U.S. - Israel Relations

Conflict Management

Israeli Public Policy

Non-Governmental Organizations



PhD, Department of Politics, Cornell University
MA,Department of Politics, Cornell University
B. Sc. Physics, University of California, San Diego
BA, Physica and Near East Studies, University of California, Berkley


Other Positions


Founder, Program on Conflict Management and Negotiation

Other Activies:

Executive Director, NGO Monitor
Fellow, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs & Institute for Contemporary Affairs
Senior Research Associate, BESA Center for Strategic Studies, Bar Ilan University
Israel Representative, Organization on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Mediterranean Seminar)
Team leader, Israel at the Polls research on the peace process and Israel-American relations (1988---2005)
Member of Israel Council of Foreign Affairs
Academic Board, Menacham Begin Heritage Center and Director, Project on Israeli-Egyptian Peace Treaty
Israel Law Review International, Advisory Board



SELECTED POLICY PAPERS (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs)

North Korea and Iran: Will Any Lessons Be Learned? October 2006
First Do No Harm: A Critique of the Human Security Approach to Arms Control Feb. 2006
Delivered at the 25th Anniversary conference of UNIDIR, Geneva, November 2005
Can Diplomacy Still Prevent Iran from Going Nuclear? December 2005
Deterrence Instability: Hizballah's Fuse to Iran's Bomb, April 2005
Disengagement and the Role of the International Community: December 2004
The International Atomic Energy Agency and Israel: A Realistic Agenda July 2004
The Vanunu Myths and Israeli Deterrence Policy April 2004
Learning the Lessons of the European Union's Failed Middle East Policies, January 2004
After Ghadafi's Declaration: The Impact of Changes in Libyan and Iranian WMD Policies on Israel and the Region, December 2003
Unilateral Separation As Roadmap Insurance August 15 2003
The Quartet, the Road Map, and the Future of Iraq: A Realistic Assessment 12/2002
Rediscovering Deterrence after September 11 December 2001
Israel Looks Over the Horizon: Responding to the Threats of Weapons Proliferation 7/2001
Palestinian Statehood, Autonomy, or Confederation: The Impacts on Israeli Security, May 1997


"Civil Society, Intercultural Dialogue and Political Activism: Rethinking EMP Policies", in Intercultural Dialogue and Civilization: Translating Values into Actions edited by Leonce Bekemans et al, Marsilio: Venice, 2007

Book review: Middle East Journal 61:2 Spring 2007, Co-opting the PLO: A Critical Reconstruction of the Oslo Accords, 1993-1995

Examining Israel’s NPT Exceptionality: 1998-2005, Non-Proliferation Review, Vol. 13, No 1, March 2006

Soft Powers Play Hardball: NGOs Wage War against Israel, Israel Affairs, 12:4 October 2006 pp. 748-768

“The Thin Line between Peace Education and Political Advocacy: Towards a Code of Conduct”, Educating Towards A Culture of Peace, Yaacov Iram, Hillel Wahrman and Zehavit Gross, editors, Greenwich, CT, Information Age Publishing, 2006.

"Realism, Politics and Culture in Middle East Arms Control Negotiations" International Negotiation, (forthcoming -- Spring 2005)

"The UN, the ICJ and the Separation Barrier: War by Other Means" Israel Law Review, (forthcoming -- Spring 2005)

"The Centrality of Confidence Building Measures: Lessons from the Middle East", in Conflict Resolution: Rhetoric and Reality, Carment and Schnabel eds. NY: Lexington Books, 2004

"Europe's Failed Middle East Policies", Security Dialogue, 35:3 September 2004

"NGOs Against Israel" Middle East Quarterly, XI:3 Summer 2004

"The Impact of the Failure of Oslo on Israeli Politics", with Jonathan Rynhold, Israel Affairs, Vol 10 (4) Summer 2004 ("Israel at the Polls" issue) and in volume published by Routledge

"The Centrality of Confidence Building Measures: Lessons from the Middle East", in Conflict Resolution: Rhetoric and Reality, edited by David Carment and Albrecht Schnabel, NY: Lexington Books, 2004

"'Democratic peace' and the Jewish political tradition", in Democratization in the Middle East: Experiences, Struggles, Challenges edited by Amin Saikal and Albrecht Schnabel, United Nations University Press, 2003 (Chapter 8)

"Dual Use Aspects of Space Technology and the Implications for the Middle East", in Toward Fusion of Air and Space: Surveying Developments and Assessing Choices for Small and Middle Powers, Dana J. Johnson and Ariel E. Levite, editors, RAND, Santa Monica, 2003, pp. 86-97

"Israel's Remote Sensing Satellite Program" in Jasani, B. and Stein. G., editors, Commercial Satellite Imagery, Praxis Publishing Ltd, Cornwall, UK: 2002, pp. 108-116

"Interpretations of Jewish Traditions on Democracy, Land and Peace", Journal of Church and State, 43:1 Winter 2001

"Parameters of Stable Deterrence in a Proliferated Middle East: Lessons from the 1991 Gulf War", The NonProliferation Review, 7:3, Fall-Winter 2000

"Starting Over: The Prospects for Regional Security and Arms Control in the Middle East in the Next Decade" Disarmament Forum (United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research) 2001:1

"The Impact of Egyptian-Israeli Debate on Arms Control on the Middle East Peace Process" in Spiegel, S. L. Kibbe, J. D. and Matthews E. G., editors The Dynamics of Middle East Proliferation, The Edwin Mallen Press: New York, 2001

"The Security Impact of Commercial Observation Satellites in the Middle East and the Persian Gulf", in Commercial Observation Satellites: At the Leading Edge of Global Transparency, edited by John Baker, Kevin O'Connell, and Ray Williamson, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) and RAND, 2001

"Israel and the U.S.: Can the Special Relationship Survive in the New Strategic Environment", in The U.S. and Its Allies in a Changing World, Thomas Keeney and Barry Rubin, editors, Frank Cass, 2001

"Regional Security" (Bitachon Ezori), in Bitachon Yisrael B'shanot Ha-2000, Avi Kober, ed., Maarachot, MOD, Tel Aviv, 2001

"The Peace Process in the 1999 Israeli Elections", Israel Affairs, 7:2, Winter 2000

"Conflict Prevention and Mediation in the Jewish Tradition", in Jewish Political Studies Review (Special Volume on "Jewish Approaches to Conflict Resolution"), Fall 2000 12:1 & 2

"The Middle East" in Entering the New Millenium: Dilemmas in Arms Control, James Brown, editor, Sandia National Laboratories, 1999

"Israeli Security in a Changing Environment: Challenges and Responses", in Mediterranean Security into the Coming Millenium, Stephen J. Blank, editor, Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, 1999

"Chinese Policies on Arms Control and Proliferation in the Middle East", China Report, special issue on China And The Middle East edited by R. Kumaraswamy, 1998, no. 3-4 -- also published in China And The Middle East: The Quest For Influence, in Sage (India)

"Re-Examining Israel's Security Doctrine", RUSI International Security Review - 1999, Royal United Services Institute for Defence Analysis, UK, 1998

"Obstacles to a Middle East Nuclear Weapons Free Zone", Nuclear Weapons-Free Zones, edited by Ramesh Thakur, MacMillan, 1998

"Defence Procurement Decision Making in Israel", Arms Procurement Decision Making, Vol. 1, Oxford University Press and SIPRI, Ravi Singh, editor, 1998

"Opportunities for Conventional Arms Limitations in the Middle East and Persian Gulf", in Cascade of Arms edited by Andrew Pierre, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C., 1997

"The Conference on Disarmament and Regional Security", Disarmament Diplomacy, #17, July-August 1997

"Peace, Security and Terror in the 1996 Elections", in Israel Affairs, Vol. 4, No. 1, Autumn 1997 (Special Issue: Israel at the Polls 1996)

"Deterrence and Middle East Stability: An Israeli Perspective", Security Dialogue 28, (2) March 1997

"The 1995 NPT Extension and Review Conference and the Arab-Israeli Peace Process", NonProliferation Review, 4:1, Fall 1996

"European Security and the Middle East Peace Process: Lessons From the OSCE", Mediterranean Quarterly, 7:1, Winter 1996

"Satellite Capabilities of Emerging Space-Competent States", in Evolving Trends in the Dual Use of Satellites, Pericles Gasparini Alves, editor, UNIDIR, Geneva, 1996

"Conflicting Approaches to Arms Control and CSBMs in the Middle East: Finding a Common Ground", The Middle East Multilateral Talks: Substantive Recommendations, edited by Steven Spiegel, Garland Press, 1995

"A Nation that Dwells Alone? Foreign Policy in the 1992 Elections", Israel at the Polls: 1992, edited by Daniel Elazar and Shmuel Sandler, Rowman and Littlefield, 1995

"The Iraqi Chemical Threat During the Second Gulf War: Israeli Perceptions and Reactions" Proceedings 3rd Annual Conference on Chemical Warfare: The 2nd Gulf War and the CBW Threat, edited by Jean Pascal Zanders, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, 1995

"Israel and the Changing Global Non-Proliferation Regime: The NPT Extension, CTBT, and Fissile Cut-Off", Contemporary Security Policy, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring 1995

"Non-Proliferation: Time for Regional Approaches?", Orbis, Vol. 38, No. 3, Summer 1994, pp. 409-424

"Arms Control and Regional Security in the Middle East", Survival, Vol. 36, No. 1, Spring, 1994

"U.S. Non-proliferation Policy: Global Regimes and Regional Realities", Arms Control: Contemporary Security Policy, 15:3, December 1994

"Israeli Arms Control Policy: Cautious Realism", The Journal of Strategic Studies, 17:2, June 1994

"Israeli Security in the Context of the Peace Process", Security Dialogue Vol. 25, No. 1, March 1994

"The Political Economy of Science and Technology in Israel: Mutual Interests and Common Perspectives," in The Science Compact: Scientists and the State in Comparative Perspective edited by Etel Solingen, University of Michigan Press, 1994

"Arms Control in the Middle East", Encyclopedia of Arms Control and Disarmament, Richard Dean Burns, editor; Charles Scribner's Sons, 1993

"Israel: Case study for International Missile Trade and Non-proliferation Project", in The International Missile Bazaar: The New Suppliers Network, William Potter and Harlan Jencks, eds Westview Press, 1993

"Israeli Responses to the Threat of Chemical Warfare", Armed Forces and Society, Vol. 20., No. 1 Fall 1993, pp.85-101

"Israel Among the Nations: Foreign Policy in the 1988 Election Campaign" in Who's the Boss: Israel at the Polls 1988-89, edited by Daniel Elazar and Shmuel Sandler, Wayne State University Press, Detroit, 1992 pp. 172-192

"A Realistic Approach to Middle East Arms Control", Issues in Science and Technology, United States National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 4, Summer 1991

"Science, Politics, and the Origins of SDI", Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy, 5:1, Spring 1990, pp. 31-37

"The Middle East in the Missile Age" Issues in Science and Technology, Published by the U.S. National American Academy of Sciences, Vol. 5, No. 4, Summer 1989, pp. 35-40

"Technology Transfer and the Future of the Center Periphery System: A Realist Perspective", Jerusalem Journal of International Relations , Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989. pp. 96-117.

"The Strategic Defense Initiative and the Organizational Politics of Military R&D", Armed Forces and Society, Vol.13, No. 4 October 1987, pp.579-598

"Large Scale National Projects as Political Symbols: The Case of Israel", Comparative Politics, April 1987. pp.331-346

"Indigenous Arms Industries and Dependence: The Case of Israel", Defense Analysis, Fall 1986, Vol. 4. pp. 291-305

"Technology, Weapons, and Development: The Case of Israel", Technology in Society, Vol. 7, 1985 pp.387-398

"Comparing Technological Risks in Large Scale National Efforts", Policy Sciences, Vol. 18, March 1985 pp.79-93

"The Role of Process in Arms Control Negotiations", Journal of Peace Research, Vol. 22, No. 3 1985, pp.261 272

"Israel Science and Technology and the European Community Goal", Science and Public Policy, Vol. 12, No.5, October 1985, pp.264 268

"A Quantitative Model of Technology Transfer", Journal of Technological Forecasting and Social Change (with B. Raz and A. Ruina) Vol. 24, 1983, pp.31 44

"The Militarization of Space: From Passive to Active Systems", Futures, October 1983; revised and reprinted in The Exploitation of Space: Policy Trends in the Military and Commercial uses of outer space, Butterworth, London, 1985. pp. 374-392.

"Informal Arms Control: Restraint without Ceremony", published in Arms Control Today Vol. 12, No. 6, pp.4 5,June 1983, and reprinted in Race for Security, published by Lexington Books, November 1986.

"Israeli Nuclear Ambiguity: Evolution and Evaluation", Security or Armageddon: Israel's Nuclear Strategy, Louis Rene Beres, editor, Lexington Books, 1985, pp.29-44.

"The Evolution and Economic Impact of the Israeli Defense Industry", in The Role of the Defense Industries in the Industrial Structure of Modern Nations, M. Leitenberg and N.Ball, eds., Croom Helm, 1983, pp. 278-309

"Two Missiles in Every Garage: The Proliferation of Ballistic Missile Technology", Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, Vol. 29, No. 8, October 1983, pp. 43 48.

"The Implications of New Technological and Political Developments in the Area of Anti Satellites", Technology Review, Vol. 84, No. 1, October 1981, pp.56 63



Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Developments in the Middle East: 2000-1, Security and Policy Series Paper #52, BESA Center for Strategic Studies, Bar Ilan University, 2002

Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Developments in the Middle East: 1998/9, Security and Policy Series Paper #44, BESA Center for Strategic Studies, Bar Ilan University, 2000

Editor, "Jewish Approaches to Conflict Resolution", Special Volume of Jewish Political Studies Review, Fall 2000 12:1 & 2

Dual Use Aspects of Commercial High-Resolution Imaging Satellites, Security and Policy Series Paper No. 17, BESA Center for Strategic Studies, Bar Ilan University, 1998

Strategy and Arms Control in the Nuclear Age, for the course "Basic Concepts in International Relations" (Musagi Yesod Beyachasim Ben-Leumim), Stuart Cohen, editor, Universita Haptucha, 1997 (Hebrew)

Resisting Reform: The Political Obstacles to Reform in the Israeli Public Health Care System, with Eta Bick, University Press of America, 1992

Deterrence, Defense or Arms Control? Israeli Perceptions and Responses for the 1990's, California Seminar on International Security, April 1990. Paper #116.

Lost in Space: The Domestic Politics of the Strategic Defense Initiative , Lexington Books and University of California Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation, 1988

Satellite Reconnaissance: The Role of Informal Bargaining, Praeger, New York, 1983

עבודות בכנסים מדעיים עד 2003:

"Arms Control Regimes - the Challenges Today", Conference on Science, Technology, and Security, Tel Aviv University, June 2 2003

"Learning the Lessons from European Policy on the Middle East: The Barcelona Framework and the Failed Oslo Process", Conference on the Triangular Relations between Europe, the U.S. and Israel, Center for European Studies, Hebrew University, May 29 2003

"The Lessons of the Oslo Process", University of Chicago, Program on International Security Policy (PISP), March 2003

"Between Compliance and Non-Compliance", Seminar on NPT Safeguards and Compliance, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, March 2003

Options for Regional Arms Control, Leornard Davis Institute, Hebrew University, January 2003

Developments in Israeli Nuclear Deterrence Policy, Tel Aviv University, January 2003

"The Quarter, the 'Road Map', and Iraq", UCLA Workshop on the Middle East, January 2003, Athens

"The Impact of Unripeness on Conflict Resolution Processes", UCLA/RUSI Workshop on the Middle East, May 2002, London, UK

"Options for Institutionalizing Cooperation in Responding to Chemical and Biological Emergencies", Search for Common Ground, Istanbul, January 2002

Update on Middle East Regional Security Issues, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada, November 2001

"Deterrence in a Multipolar Middle East" Pugwash Workshop on Nuclear Arms Limitation, New Delhi, March 2001

"Process and Substance in the Oslo Process", Adenauer and Bertelmann Foundation Conference on Israeli-Palestinian Relation, Jerusalem, Israel, March 2001

"Options for Reviving the Middle East Peace Process", seminar of the Western European Union and the Institute for Security Studies, Paris, February 2001

"The Middle East and the Small Arms Issue", Small Arms Survey, Geneva, March 2001

"Commercial Imaging Satellites as Tools for International Conflict Expansion or Contraction", International Studies Association, Chicago, February 2001

Applying Conflict Resolution Techniques in Jewish Educational Frameworks, Lookstein Center workshop of Jewish Educators, February 2001

"Future Options for the Conference on Disarmament", UNIDIR, Geneva, November 2000

"Security, Stability and the Future of the Oslo Process", Kronberg Conference, Frankfurt, October 2000

"European Security and Developments in the Middle East", NATO and Italian Institute for International Affairs, Rome, April 2000

Organization on Security and Cooperation in Europe, "The Human Dimension in Conflict Resolution", Mediterranean Seminar, Amman, Jordan, Dec. 1999

"Commercial Observation Satellites and the Impact of Global Transparency on International Conflict", RAND Corporation, Washington, D.C., Oct. 1999

"The Neglected Dimensions of the Middle East Peace Process", Patterson School for International Affairs, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, October 1999

"A Future Security Structure for the Middle East and the Eastern Mediterranean", Bertelsmann Foundation Workshop, October 1999

"Building Confidence in the Mediterranean", Halki International Seminar, Greece, September 1999

"Re-examining Israel's Security Doctrine", Institute for Defense and Strategic Studies, Singapore, September 1999

"At the Water's Edge: The Impact of Changes in European Security on the Middle East", Conference on the Changing Architecture of Euro-Atlantic Security and the Middle East, BESA, January 1999 (Conference Organizer)

"The Security Implications of a Palestinian State" and "A Realistic Assessment of Iranian Military Capabilities", AIPAC Policy Conference, Washington DC, May 1999

"The Prospects for Arms Control in the Middle East", Annual Arms Control Conference, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, February 1999

"Israel's Ambiguous Nuclear Policy", New York University, February 1999

"NATO and the CFSP in the Middle East", Conference on European Common Foreign and Security Policy: Is it Feasible", Hebrew University, January 1999

"The role of IR Theory in Understanding Middle East Strategy and Arms Control", Conference on Globalization, Governance, and the Middle East, Chaim Herzog Center for Middle East Studies and Diplomacy, Ben Gurion University, January 1999

"'Soft Security' in the Mediterranean", NATO Defense College, Rome, research seminar on NATO and the Mediterranean, December 1998

"Israeli Security in a Changing Environment:: Challenges And Responses", Conference on International Security: Challenges to Mediterranean Security, sponsored by the U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute and Pepperdine University, Florence, October, 1998

Conference on International Security in Central Asia (CICA) workshop on the Asian Security Framework, October 21-22 1998, Almaty Kazakhstan

The Application of Commercial Satellite Imaging in the Middle East, UNIDIR, Geneva, August 1998

"The Structural Aspects of Syrian-Israeli Negotiations", "Conference on Peace and Stability in the Middle East: The Realities", Wilton Park, UK, July 1998

Washington Institute for Near East Policy, "Dual-use Aspects of high resolution commercial imaging satellites", February 1998

MIT, Security Studies Program, "The Chemical Weapons Convention in the Middle East: Israeli Ratification Dilemmas and Options" February 1998

Princeton University, Arms Control Group, Center for Energy and Environmental Studies, "The Chemical Weapons Convention in the Middle East"

Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, "Can the Middle East Peace Process be Revived", February 1998

"Possible Security Arrangements in the Golan", Conference on the Golan Heights between Israel and Syria, Truman Center, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, December 1997

"Israeli Perspectives on Confidence Building" Conference on Confidence Building in the Mediterranean, Institut du Droit del la Paix et du Development avec l'Institut d'Etude de Securite de l'Union Europeenne Occidentale, Nice, October 1997

"The Role of Arms Control in Response to the Threat of Missile Proliferation", Galili Center for Strategic Studies, October 1997

"The Current Status of the Middle East Peace Process", Hungarian Institute for International Affairs-BESA Dialogue, Budapest, May 1997

"Israeli Responses to Strategic Instability in the Middle East" Czech Institute for International Affairs-BESA Dialogue, Prague, May 1997

Conference on Verification and Arms Control, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, April 1997

"Accountability and Confidentiality in Israeli Military Procurement", Conference on Political Control of Bureaucracy in Democratic Systems, Ben Gurion University, in cooperation with the Research Committee on Structure and Organization of Government (SOG) of the International Political Science Association, February 1997

Cambridge University, debate on the impact of a Palestinian State, February 1997

"Political and Technical Approaches to Confidence Building and Arms Limitation", ISODARCO Conference on the Middle East, Amman, 1997

"Obstacles to a Middle East Nuclear Weapons Free Zone", Workshop of Nuclear Weapons Free Zones, Australian National University, Canberra, December 1996

"The Israeli Security Enviroment in a Changing Middle East", Australian National University, Canberra, December 1996

"The Future of Nuclear Weapons: Israeli Perspectives", Ninth Amaldi Conference, Geneva, November 1996

"Politics, Strategy and Diplomacy in Middle East Arms Control"Danish Institute of International Affairs, Copenhagen, September 1996

Israeli Scholar In Residence, Graduate School of International Relations, University of Denver, May 1996

The Crisis In Defense Industries, Bar Ilan University, February 1996

"The Arab-Israeli Security Dilemma and The Peace Process" Conference on Southern and Eastern Mediterranean: Notions and Perceptions of Security with respect to Western Security Alliances, Istituto Affari Internazionali, Rome, December 15 1995

"Squaring The Circle: Reconciling Us Non-Proliferation Policy With The Israeli Nuclear Deterrent", Conference on Israel and the Changing Middle East, September 14-15, Georgetown University, Washington, DC

"European Security And The Middle East Peace Process: Lessons From The Csce", OCSE Seminar on The OSCE Experience in the Field of Confidence Building, Cairo, September 1995

"Conventional Arms Control Options in Israeli-Syrian Security Arrangements", Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, August 1995

"Proliferation Issues in the Middle East after the NPT Extension Conference", Non-Proliferation Forum, Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, Calif. August 1995

"The Political Economy of the Israeli Defense Industry in the Context of the Peace Process", Annual Conference of the Korean International Studies Association, Seoul, South Korea, June 1995

"The Middle East Peace Process: Lessons for the Korean Peninsula", Korean National Defense University, Seoul, June 1995

"The Capabilities and Implications of Dual-Use Space Technology among Emerging Space-Competent States", European Space Congress/UNIDIR, May 1995

"Deterrence, Arms Control and Regional Security in the Multilateral Talks", Israel and the New International Environment, King's College, London, January 1995

"The Potential Role of Satellite Verification in the Middle East Arms Control Process", IGCC - University of California, "Practical Peacekeeping -- Conference on the ACRS Process," Athens, November 1994

University of Chicago, Program on International Politics, Economics and Security, "Global Regimes versus Regional Dynamics: A Systems Approach to Non-Proliferation", February 1994

Workshop on Arms Control and Security in the Middle East, sponsored by the University of California and the Institute for International Relations, Panteion University, Greece, January 1994

Conference on Informal Means of Enhancing Security in the Middle East, sponsored by Ohio State University, Cairo, Egypt, November 1993

"Security and Disarmament in the Middle East", United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR), Regional Conference of Research Institutes, Cairo, Egypt; April 1993

"Arms Control and Israeli National Security: A Realistic Approach", Conference on the Middle East Multilateral Talks: Substantive Recommendations, University of California, May 1993

"The Functional Approach to Negotiation in the Middle East," United States Institute for Peace, Washington, DC November 1992

"Conventional Arms Control in the Middle East", Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington DC, July 1992

"Israeli National Security and Arms Control Options", Washington Institute for Near East Policy, July 1992

"The Iraqi Chemical Threat During the Second Gulf War: Israeli Perceptions and Reactions" Conference on the 2nd Gulf War and the CBW Threat, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, 1992

"The Prospects for Arms Control in the Middle East", Institute for Strategic Studies, York University, Toronto, July 1991

"Deterrence in the Middle East and the Lessons of the Gulf War", Conference on Arab-Israeli Concepts of Deterrence and Defense, US Institute for Peace, Washington, DC June 17, 1991

"Israeli Perceptions of Arms Control", Brookings Institution, Middle East Forum, June 20, 1991

"Science and Politics in Israel", Workshop on Science and the State, University of California at Los Angeles, January 1990

"Verification in the Middle East" Conference on Arms Control in the Middle East, Jaffee Center for Strategic Studies, Tel Aviv University, December 1989

"Israeli Security in the 1990s" Meeting of the California Seminar on International Security, and the RAND Corporation, August, 1989

Conference on Technology-based Confidence Measures, Los Alamos National Laboratory and the University of California, July 1989

Conference on International Nuclear Trade and Non-Proliferation, Center for International Security Affairs, University of California at Los Angeles, July 1987

"The Politics of SDI", Conference on Strategic Defense and the Western Alliance, University of California San Diego, 1986

Conference on the Soviet-American Competition in the Middle East, University of California, Los Angeles, September 1986



Models and Approaches to Conflict Management and Negotiations

Theory and Approaches to Public Policy

Strategy and WMD Arms Controls