Amichai Magen

Head of Diplomacy & Conflict Studies, The Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya


Amichai Magen is Director of the Program on Democratic Resilience & Renewal, and Head of Diplomacy & Conflict Studies at the Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy, and Strategy, at The Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya, Israel. His work focuses on Democracy, the Rule of Law, Political Violence, and the future of Liberal Orders. He received the Yitzhak Rabin Fulbright Award (2003), served as a pre-doctoral fellow at the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law (CDDRL), Stanford University, and was the first Israeli to be awarded the prestigious National Fellow Award at the Hoover Institution (2008). Between 2018 and 2021 he was Principal Investigator in two Horizon 2020 research consortia, EU-LISTCO and RECONNECT. Dr. Magen is a member of the International Coalition for Democratic Renewal (ICDR), the Israel Council on Foreign Relations (ICFR), and the Israeli Association for the Study of European Integration (IASEI). He also serves on the Editorial Board of the Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs (IJFA) published quarterly by Taylor & Francis.