Dr. Dan Rabinowitz

Dr. Rabinowitz is a Professor in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology at Tel Aviv University and faculty at the Arava Institute. His fields of interest include the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the environment. He is an advocate for a multi-and interdisciplinary approach to environmental studies. Along with dozens of academic articles, he published the first comprehensive book in Hebrew about global warming. He most recently published, “The Power of Deserts: Climate Change, the Middle East and the Promise of a post-Oil Era” (Stanford University Press, 2020).

Dr. Rabinowitz is one of the 2023-24 Visiting Professors through the Murray Galinson San Diego-Israel Initiative, teaching in the UCSD Department of Anthropology.