Director of Research and Senior Research Fellow
Neri Zilber is BICOM’s Senior Research Fellow and Director of Research. A journalist and analyst on Middle East affairs, Neri is also an adjunct fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. He is a regular contributor to The Daily Beast, Foreign Policy, and Politico Magazine, and his work has appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, the Atlantic, New Republic, and Foreign Affairs. Neri is the co-author of State with No Army, Army with No State: Evolution of the Palestinian Authority Security Forces 1994-2018. He has been interviewed on the BBC, CNN and NPR. Neri holds a bachelor’s degree from the School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University and a master’s degree from the Department of War Studies, King’s College London.