Asher Maoz

Asher Maoz

Founder and Dean

Peres Academic Center Law School Rehovot

Biography

Asher Maoz is Founder and Dean, Peres Academic Center Law School; taught at several universities in Israel, the US, Europe, and Australia. Prof. Maoz holds the degrees LL.B. & LL.M., both summa cum laude (Hebrew U.), M.Comp.L. (U. of Chicago), J.S.D. (TAU), and Doctor Honoris Causa (Ovidius U.); founding editor-in-chief, “Law, Society and Culture”; past editor of several law reviews; member, Scientific Board, Review Dionysina; member, Academic Council, Int’l Academy for Jewish Leadership; member, scientific committee, NEDES Int’l Conferences on Nondiscrimination and Equal Opportunities; member, Commission for the Codification of Inheritance Law; chaired the Law Commission for Journalists’ Privileges; member, Academic Council, Shalem College, Jerusalem; Senior Fellow, the Int’l Advisory & Research Council, Potomac Inst. for Policy Studies, Inter-University Center for Legal Studies & Int’l Law Institute, George Washington U.; fellow, Inst. for Global Legal Studies, Washington U; former Head, Taubenschlag Inst. of Criminal Law; served as academic advisor to the Knesset on adopting a constitution for the State of Israel; member, GELF Scientific Committee; Member, Steering Committee, ICLARS; member, G20 Interfaith Forum Advisory Council; Vice President of the Honorary Committee and member of the Board of Experts, Int’l Association for the Defense of Religious Liberty, and many other organizations. He is the author of numerous academic publications.

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