Ran Baratz

Executive Director, Tikvah Institute in Political Thought, Economics and Strategy; Editor, Mida

Classes: Moments of Decision, Great Debates: Judaism in the 20th Century

Ran Baratz is the founding editory of the Hebrew-language conservative news site Mida and the executive director of the Tikvah Fund’s Political Thought, Economics and Strategy program. Baratz teaches philosophy, history and Zionist thought at numerous Israeli institutions, including at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Cornerstones program. He is also a senior faculty member and advisor at Ein Prat Academy outside of Jerusalem.

Specializing in Greek Philosophy, Dr. Baratz earned his doctorate, summa cum laude, from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has published many op-eds, essays and studies in Israel’s leading newspapers and periodicals.