Prof. Mohammed S. Wattad

Mohammed Wattad (LL.B., LL.M., JSD) is an Associate Professor and the Dean of Law at Zefat Academic College; senior research fellow at the Institute for National Security Studies at Tel-Aviv University, a research-fellow at the Institute for Anti-Terrorism Policy at the Reichman University, and a research-fellow at the University of Haifa’s Minerva Center for the Rule of Law Under Extreme Situations.

He serves as a visiting-lecturer in other faculties and law schools both in Israel and abroad. Most of Prof. Wattad’s research deals with the comparative and international aspects of criminal law, the comparative aspects of constitutional law, international law, laws of war, laws of torture, laws of terrorism, professional ethics, health and law, and the interrelationship between law and political science — especially in respect of the independence of the judicial system, the principle of the rule of law, as well as to other issues concerning the Arab minority in Israel.