I am a lecturer (assistant professor) in the Department of Political Studies at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel. My research examines the causes of violent interstate and intrastate conflict, with a particular focus on nationalism, religion, and protracted territorial disputes. My case expertise include the Middle East and former Yugoslavia as well as contemporary white nationalism in the United States. My work has been published in American Politics Research, East European Politics, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Peace ResearchPolitics and Religion, Religions, Security Studies, and Territory, Politics, Governance. At Bar-Ilan University, I teach graduate and undergraduate courses in qualitative and quantitative research methods as well as an undergraduate seminar on nationalism and a graduate seminar on territorial politics.