Prof (Emeritus). Ehud Harari

Department of Asian Studies
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley. Awardee of an Imperial Decoration of the Order of the Rising Sun. Honorary President, the Israel Association of Japanese Studies (2015-2018)

Professor Ehud Harari is Emeritus in the Departments of East Asian Studies and Political Science, The Hebrew University. A political scientist (Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley), his teaching, research and publications focus on Japanese politics, administration, industrial relations, and foreign relations in comparative perspective. He has been visiting professor and/or visiting researcher at the Universities of Tokyo, Waseda, and Meiji Gakuin in Japan; Universities of California and Wisconsin, and The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in the US; Leiden University and The Netherlands Institute of Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS) in Holland; The St. Antony’s College and the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies in Oxford University, UK; University of British Columbia in Canada; And Yonsei University in The Republic of Korea. He is also the recipient of the Imperial Decoration of the Order of the Rising Sun: Gold and Silver Star (2017).