University of Wisconsin - Madison
Chagai M. Weiss is a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. His interest lies in the intersection of ethnic conflicts and political economy, with a regional focus on Israel-Palestine. His research explores the determinants of urban violence and repression, the positive and negative attitudinal outcomes of quotidian intergroup contact and the electoral consequences of violence. Methodologically, he is interested in methods of causal inference and spatial analysis. Chagai holds a B.A (cum laude) in political science and Middle Eastern Studies from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Research award from the Minerva Center for Human Rights at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
FLAS Award (Arabic), Center for European Studies
Charles and Gayle Mazursky Student Support Fund Award from the Center for Jewish Studies
Devorah Manekin and Dr. Noga Ofek-Shlomai research award from Israel Institute.
Isaac and Ida Lipton Study Abroad Award and Charles and Gayle Mazursky Student Support Fund, both from Center for Jewish Studies.