KSU welcomes Israeli political scientist to campus

Reuven Hazan‚ Israeli political scientist‚ consultant and commentator‚ will speak…

Georgia (Jan 31, 2002) — KSU welcomes Israeli political scientist to campus



Reuven Hazan‚ Israeli political scientist‚ consultant and commentator‚ will speak at Kennesaw State University on Thursday‚ Feb. 7‚ as a guest of the Department of Political Science and International Affairs.

Hazan studied political science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and received his doctorate from Columbia University in New York. He has worked on the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee of the Israeli parliament‚ as a reporter for the Jerusalem Post‚ as an academic officer with the Israeli Foreign Office and as a political analyst with the Israeli Defense Forces.

Currently Hazan is the advisor to the speaker of the Israeli parliament on reforming its internal structure‚ serves as a consultant for several of the political parties and works with Israel's top think tanks.

Hazan will speak to KSU's Politics of Developing Areas class.


Kennesaw State University‚ a progressive‚ comprehensive institution with a growing student population of 14‚000‚ offers more than 50 degree programs. Out of 34 institutions‚ KSU is the sixth largest in the University System of Georgia.


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the second-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 126 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu