Prof. Amichai Cohen

Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law


Prof. Amichai Cohen holds a PhD in Law from Yale University, USA. He graduated from the Faculty of Law, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, with honors. Prof. Cohen is a researcher at the Israel Democracy Institute. He served as a visiting professor at the American University, Washington College of Law, Washington D.C.

Teaching Areas

Public international law, international humanitarian law, national security law, the relationship between international law and state law

Research interests

Public international law and the treatment of Israeli law, martial law, and national security law in Israel.