Bernard Reich

Reich Bernard
Professor Emeritus of Political Science and International Affairs

Areas of Expertise

Middle Eastern politics, terrorism, U.S.-Israel relations, Arab-Israeli conflict, Israel and, oil politics
Professor Reich is a former Chair of the department. He is a well-known expert on the politics of the Middle East, with a special emphasis on Israel.


Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1964


Professor Reich is the author of several books, including Quest for Peace: United States-Israel Relations and the Arab-Israeli Conflict, The United States and Israel: Influence in the Special Relationship; Israel: Land of Tradition and Conflict, and Historical Dictionary of Israel. He is also a co-author, editor, or co-editor of several other books, and the author of numerous articles, book chapters and monographs about Middle East politics, international politics, and United States foreign policy.