Last updated on: 11/12/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Jerrold Post, MD Biography

Title:
Professor of Psychiatry, Political Psychology and International Affairs at George Washington University
Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 12, 2007

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Chair, Task Force for National and International Terrorism and Violence for the APA (American Psychological Association)
  • Played the lead role in developing the “Camp David profiles” of (then Israeli Prime Minister) Menachem Begin and (then Egyptian President) Anwar Sadat for President Jimmy Carter and initiated the U.S. government program in understanding the psychology of terrorism
  • Nevitt Sanford Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Political Psychology, 2002
  • Studies in Intelligence Award, 1980
  • Intelligence Medal of Merit, 1979
  • Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
  • Founding member of the International Society of Political Psychology
Education:
  • Post Graduate Training, National Institute of Mental Health, Harvard Medical School
  • MD, Yale University
  • BA, Yale University
Other:
  • None found