Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Dr. Ben-Meir and what does he do?
Dr. Ben-Meir is a professor of international relations and Middle Eastern Studies at New York University and The New School. He is also a journalist/author and writes a weekly syndicated column for United Press International, which appears regularly in U.S. and international newspapers such as Al Ahram, Al Quds, Jerusalem Post, The Washington Times, and Yediot Achronot. In addition to his advocacy of policy positions to governments in the Middle East, Ben-Meir is often sought after by media outlets for his expert views on Middle Eastern events as they unfold.
How do I get on Dr. Ben-Meir's contact list?
By entering your e-mail address in the contact form on this website.
How can I receive Dr. Ben-Meir's articles?
You will automatically receive Dr. Ben-Meir's weekly articles by entering your e-mail address to 'Article Alert' page on this website.
How can I contact Dr. Ben-Meir?
If you have any questions or comments, you can contact Dr. Ben-Meir by sending an e-mail using the contact form on this website.
How will I know when Dr. Ben-Meir will appear on television next?
Time permits, an e-mail alert will be sent to everyone who is on Dr. Ben-Meir's contact list.
What events/programs will Dr. Ben-Meir speak at in the near future?
Any public speaking event Dr. Ben-Meir will attend is posted on this website's 'Public Speaking' link. Here you can also find past events as well as a selection of topics.
Is Dr. Ben-Meir available for speaking engagements?
Dr. Ben-Meir is available for speaking engagements as well as participating in panel discussions, roundtable discussions, workshops and other educational venues to share his experience, perspectives and ideas about critical issues concerning the Middle East, international terrorism and U.S. foreign policy.
What type of speaking engagements does Dr. Ben-Meir do?
Ben-Meir covers an array of issues dealing with international relations focusing on the Middle East and U.S. foreign policy. Examples of topics are posted on this website under "Public Speaking". However, Ben-Meir can also tailor presentations to fit a specific group or audience.
How do we get Dr. Ben-Meir to speak to our group/organization?
To request a speaking engagement with Dr. Ben-Meir, send an e-mail by using the contact form on the website introducing your group, what topic you would like Dr. Ben-Meir to address to your group as well as providing with the necessary information such as date, suggested time and place of the event.
What does Dr. Ben-Meir charge for a speaking engagement?
Fees depend on a number of variables. For more information please call at (212) 600-4267.
What courses is Dr. Ben-Meir teaching this semester?
The courses that Dr. Ben-Meir is currently teaching are posted on this website under 'Books and Courses'. Upcoming courses will be posted as soon as they are finalized.
I am interested in taking a course with Dr. Ben-Meir. How can I audit any of Dr. Ben-Meir's classes? How do I register for courses with Dr. Ben-Meir?
Contact the Registration Office of the affiliation where Dr. Ben-Meir is teaching and ask for permission to audit a class. If you would like to register for a course contact the affiliation of which the course you are interested in will be held.
For more information about courses at the Center for Global Affairs at NYU call the Registration Office at (212) 998-7171 or access NYU's website: http://www.scps.nyu.edu/
For more information about courses at The New School call the Department of Social Sciences at (212) 229-5124 or access The New School's website: http://www.newschool.edu/continuing-education/