Tal Sadeh is senior lecturer and head of EU studies at TAU’s School of Political science, and co-president of Israeli Association for the Study of European Integration. PhD in International Relations and MA in Economics (Hebrew University of Jerusalem). Tal focuses on international political economy, especially of the EU and financial institutions. He published articles in European Union Politics, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of European Public Policy, Regulation & Governance, Review of International Political Economy and West European Politics.
פרופ' טל שדה
1993 – 2000 Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel. Ph.D. in International Relations.
1989 – 1992 Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel. M.A. in Economics. Majored in Macro-Economics and International Trade. Graduated cum laude.
1986 – 1989 Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel. BA in Economics and International Relations.
Main Professional Experience and Appointments
Since 2016 Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Head of European Union studies program.
Since 2001 Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. School of Political Science, Government and International Relations.
2012 - 2014 Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Head of the Harold Hartog School of Government and Policy.
2003 - 2004 Tel Aviv University. Member of the Senate.
1993 – 1995 Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel. Economist at the Budgets Department.
1992 – 1993 Union Bank of Israel LTD, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Foreign-Exchange dealer.
1990 – 1992 Bank of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel. Macro-economics and financial analyst at the Foreign-Exchange Department.
Since 2020 The Academic College of Tel Aviv–Yaffo, Israel.
2005 - 2018 Inter Disciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel.
1995 – 2009 Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel. Adjunct professor at the Department of International Relations.
2022 Universität Konstanz, Department of Politics and Public Administration, Konstanz. Visiting Scholar (Erasmus+).
2016 The Graduate School of International and Development studies, Department of International Economics, Geneva. Visiting Scholar.
2016 Universität Konstanz, Department of Politics and Public Administration, Konstanz. Visiting Scholar.
2013 The Hertie School of Governance, Berlin. Visiting Scholar.
2012 University of Pittsburgh, the European Union Center of Excellence and European Studies Center. Visiting Scholar.
2010 Central European University (CEU). Visiting Professor.
2010 University of California San Diego (UCSD). Visiting Scholar.
2009 Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI). Visiting Professor.
2004 University of Victoria, BC Canada. EU Centre. Visiting fellow.
2000 – 2001 Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel. The Postdoctoral Fellow of the Leonard Davis Institute for International Relations.
1999 – 2000 Brown University, Providence RI USA. Postdoctoral fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies.
1997 Institut Européen de l’Université de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland. Visiting researcher.
Journal Article Refereed
British Journal of Political Science
Comparative Political Studies
Defence and Peace Economics
European Union Politics
Government and Opposition
Journal of Common Market Studies
Journal of Conflict Resolution
Journal of European Public Policy
Journal of Peace Research
North American Journal of Economics and Finance
Regulation & Governance
Review of International Political Economy
Review of International Studies
Professional Association Membership
Since 2020 International Studies Association
Since 2002 European Union Studies Association (various years).
Since 1993 Israeli Association for the Study of European Integration
2004 - 2015 Israel Economic Association (various years).
2002 - 2012 Israeli Association for International Studies.
2001 – 2004, 2021 American Political Science Association
Professional Association Service
Since 2020 International Studies Association
Since 2007 The Israeli Association for the Study of European Integration, Israel. Member of the Executive Committee (Co-President 2013-2015 and since 2021).
2013 - 2018 Editorial board, International Interactions.
2003 – 2012 Israeli Association for International Studies. Member of the Executive Committee
2005 – 2009 European Union Studies Association. Co-chair of the Political Economy section
1997 – 1999 The Israeli Association for the Study of European Integration, Israel. Member of the Executive Committee and co-editor of the newsletter.
Personal Awards and Grants
2022 Erasmus+ Visiting Scholarship. Host institution: Konstanz University.
2017 The Israeli Association for International Studies (IAIS), Yaacov Barsimantov prize. Paper title: ‘Perceived to Slack: Securitization and Multilateral Treaty Ratification in Israel' (with Eyal Rubinson).
2010 AGORA Workshop
2009 – 2010 Erasmus Mundus Visiting Scholarship
2007 American Consortium on EU Studies (ACES) Working Paper Competition
2004 Israeli Association for the Study of European Integration prize
2000 Leonard Davis Institute for International Studies postdoctoral fellowship
1999 Schonbrunn Foundation’s postdoctoral fellowship
1998 David Karmon prize of the Intelligence Heritage Center
1998 A Leonard Davis scholarship
1997 A Salzburg Seminar scholarship
1996 Scholarship of the Yaacov Herzog Fund
1995 Award of the Israeli Association for the Study of European Integration
Also Conducted Research Funded By
Israel Science Foundation
Konrad Adenauer Foundation
Leonard Davis Institute for International Relations
Tel Aviv University
University Association for Contemporary European Studies
University of Edinburgh
International Political Economy, European Union, Euroscepticism, Politics of Finance, International Conflict,