Zephyr Media and Communications, Inc., is proud to announce our partnership with Shmuel Bar Research and Consultancy to provide his Middle East perspectives. Dr. Bar is a Senior Research Fellow at the Shmuel Neaman Institute at the Technion, Haifa and served as Director of Studies at the Institute of Policy and Strategy in Herzliya, Israel and of the annual “Herzliya Conference”.
Shmuel Bar is also a Senior Research Fellow at International Institute for Non-Proliferation Studies, an Adjunct Fellow at the Hudson Institute and has been (2007) Distinguished Koret Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. Dr. Bar served for thirty years in various positions in the Israeli Office of the Prime Minister, Israel.
Since 2002, Dr. Bar has headed research projects – some of them for US government agencies – and publishes extensively on issues relating to the Middle East, including deterrence theory in the context of the Middle East, radical Islamic ideology, Iranian defense doctrine, leadership and negotiation behavior, Syrian leadership and the Ba’ath party, Jordan and the Palestinians.