Charles D. Freilich

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University

Charles Freilich is a senior fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and he also previously taught at Tel Aviv University.

Freilich was previously a deputy national security advisor in Israel, a senior analyst in the Israeli Ministry of Defense, policy advisor to a cabinet minister, and a delegate at the Israeli Mission to the United Nations.

In addition, Freilich has been the executive director of two nonprofits, Israel's Zahavi Association, dealing in lobbying, and educational and consumer programs on behalf of underprivileged families; and the Golda Meir Association in the United States.

Freilich served in the Israel Defense Forces for five years and is a reserve major.

Last Updated: June 15, 2017