Dr. Emir Galilee


Emir Galilee is a Kreimann Post-Doctoral Fellow at The Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel & Zionism, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. He has authored, both individually and collaboratively, a number of papers, in both Hebrew and English, focused on the geography and history of nomadic and Muslim societies in Israeli and Arab landscapes in historical perspectives.

His areas of interest include historical, social and cultural geography; the social-cultural geography of ethnic and religious groups; the historical and social geography of nomadic and indigenous groups; tribalism in the Middle East; Arab landscapes in historical perspective; geography and literature, hiking trails and minorities.