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Gallya LahavAssociate ProfessorPolitical ScienceCollege of Arts and Sciences


Gallya Lahav specializes in comparative political behavior, with particular interests in the politics of:  Europe, immigration and refugees, the extreme-right, public opinion, and international security. She has been a consultant to the United Nations Population Division about international migration, and an expert witness to the US Special Operations Forces, European Parliament, Israel Population and Immigration Bureau and Authority and the Canadian Air Transport Safety Association.


  • PhD, City University of New York
  • MSc, the London School or Economics and Political Science
  • BA, State University of New York at Binghamton