Ibrahim Khatib is currently academic visitor doing his Postdoctoral research with Middle East Studies at the Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA). He completed his PhD in May 2018 at Berlin Graduate school of Social Sciences in Humboldt University of Berlin. His Ph.D. research is about the relationship between democratic values, identity, threat, conflict Perception and willingness to reconcile in the context of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
In his current research with the supervision of Prof. Yaacov Yadgar he is focusing on the religionization of the conflict between the Arab and the Israelis and its effects.
Some of his research papers have been accepted/ published in several peer reviewed journals including Journal of Peace Research, International Journal of Conflict Management, and Citizenship studies. Ibrahim has presented several papers at number of international conferences including the conference of the European Political Science Association (EPSA), World Congress of Political Science (IPSA), the Conference of Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA), the conference of International Society of Political Psychology (ISPP) and others.
Conflict resolution, Arab-Israeli conflict, Israeli and Palestinian studies, identity, minorities, democracy, political Islam, Middle East politics