BiographyJonathan Fox is a native of Chicago and currently lives in Israel where he is the Yehuda Avner Professor of Religion and Politics at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan. His research focuses on multiple aspects of religion and politics including how religion is related to government policy, conflict, ethnicity, minorities, democracy, and international relations. While his earlier work focused mostly on religion and conflict, his work currently focuses on religion and government religion policies and the politics of religious minorities.
Jonathan Fox is the author or editor of eleven books and nearly one hundred research articles and book chapters.
Washington University in St. Louis, BA 1990
University of Maryland, MA in Internaitonal Relations 1995
University of Maryland, Ph.D in Government & Politics 1997
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Religion and politics.