Dr. Ran Porat is an Adjunct Research Associate at the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation (ACJC). He teaches and lectures about Middle Eastern history, conflict studies and Israel studies at Monash University.
Holds a BA in Middle Eastern Studies, MA in US Studies. Ran's Ph. D. was titled Ausraelis - the Diasporic identity of Israelis in Australia".
Co founder of the Association of Israelis in Australia. The owner and chief editor of Ausraelim.com.au - the homepage for Israelis in Australia.
Formerly, a journalist and an international publicist about Israel.
Adjunct associate, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation, Monash University
Course coordinator, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation, Monash University
Monash University, Doctor of Philosophy
Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Master of Arts
Haifa University, Bachelor of Arts - Middle Eastern History
“The Ausraeli Approach: the Diasporic identity of Israelis in Australia” in Lawrence, Dashiel and Burla Shahar (eds.) Australia and Israel: A Diasporic, Cultural and Political Relationship, Sussex academic press
Book review: Political Imagination in the Diaspora: The Construction of a Pro-Israeli Narrative (2013), Australian Journal of Jewish Studies
Australian Association of Jewish Studies
Israeli Sociological Society
Association for Israel Studies
Association of Israelis in Australia (AIA)
Leon Liberman Chair in Modern Israel Studies Scholarship