Dr. Nimrod Goren is the Founder and Head of Mitvim, the Israeli Institute for Regional Foreign Policies, a think-tank working to improve Israel’s foreign policy, increase regional belonging, and advance Israeli-Palestinian peace. Nimrod teaches Middle Eastern Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He holds a Ph.D. in Middle Eastern Studies and Political Psychology from the Hebrew University and was a Hubert Humphrey Fellow (Fulbright Scholar) at Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. He is the recipient of the Victor J. Goldberg Prize for Peace in the Middle East and the Centennial Medal of the Institute of International Education. Nimrod was also named a Vamik Volkan Scholar by the International Dialogue Initiative and is a Global Diplomacy Lab member. He serves on the board of The Center for Enterprising Citizens and the Geneva Initiative’s steering committee.