Adi Kantor

Adi Kantor
Adi Kantor
Research Associate


Adi Kantor is a research associate at the Europe Research Program and in the research project "Contemporary Antisemitism in the United States" at the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) in Tel Aviv. Her research fields are: Germany, Europe, right-wing extremism, Antisemitism, trauma, identity and intergenerational discourse after 1945. While in Germany she studied at the Universities of Freiburg and Berlin and worked at the "Topography of Terror" Documentation Center, the Israeli Embassy in Berlin and in the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) on the project Israel: Regional and Global Conflicts, Domestic and Foreign Policy and National Security. In addition, she worked at the Jewish Museum Berlin and in Yad Vashem, Jerusalem. She currently pursues her PhD at the Department of Counseling and Human Development at the University of Haifa focusing on the place of the Holocaust and the crimes of the ‘Third Reich’ in the process of construction of self of the German post-war ‘grandchildren generation’ and the intergenerational German family discourse. She holds an M.A. from the Center for German Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a B.A. in Political Science and in the Interdisciplinary Program (with focus on German Studies) from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Research Fields

  • Arab states: relations with Europe
  • Europe
  • European foreign and security policy
  • Israel: Europe and NATO

Related Topics


Antisemitism: A Global Problem
January 30, 2020