Associate Professor, School of History and Philosophy, UNSW

Ian Bickerton has written extensively on US foreign relations,especially with Israel and the Middle East, and on the Arab-Israeli conflict. He has taught and lectured in the United States, Europe, and Israel, as well as in Australia.


  • 1969–present
    Associate Professor, UNSW


  • 1974 
    Claremont University Center, California, Ph.D, United States History
  • 1961 
    Adelaide University, Bachelor of Arts (Hons. History)


  • 2012
    The Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Guide for the Perplexed, History and Current Affairs
  • 2011
    The Illusion of Victory: The True Costs of War, History
  • 2010
    The Arab-Israeli Conflict; A History,

Research Areas

  • Historical Studies (2103)