Dr. Shaul Shay served
as a senior career office in the military intelligence of the Israeli
Defense Forces (IDF) and holds the rank of Col. (Res.). He is a graduate
of the Israeli National Defense College and completed both M.A. and Ph.D. at
Bar Ilan University in Political Science – International Affairs. Dr.
Shay is a lecturer at Bar Ilan University, senior research fellow of
the International Policy Institute for Counter Terrorism (ICT) at the
Interdisciplinary Center, Herzilya and heads the Department of Military
History of the IDF.