Ronen A. Cohen

Dr. Cohen is an Assistant Professor and the Chair of the Department of Middle Eastern and​ ​Political Science Studies, at the Ariel University, Israel. Dr. Cohen has published several books​ ​including The Rise and Fall of the Mojahedin Khalq, 1987–1997: Their Survival after the​ ​Islamic Revolution and Resistance to the Islamic Republic of Iran (U.K.: Sussex AcademicPress, 2009); The Hojjatiyeh Society in Iran: Ideology and Practice from the 1950s to the​ ​Present (USA: Macmillan Palgrave, 2013); and The Upheavals in the Middle East: The Theory​ ​and Practice of a Revolution (Maryland: Lexington Books, 2014); Revolution Under Attack: The​ ​Forqan Group of Iran (USA: Macmillan Palgrave, 2015); and the Editor of Identities in Crisis in​ ​Iran: Politics, Culture and Religion (Maryland: Lexington Books, 2015). He has also published​ ​numerous academic and commentary articles and has occasionally been interviewed on radio​ ​shows and in newspapers.