FAU Lifelong Learning Society, Jupiter
Robert G. Rabil, Ph.D.
 LLS Jupiter Distinguished Faculty Award 2010
 LLS Distinguished Professor of Current Affairs 2012-2013

 Political Science


Robert G. Rabil, Ph.D., has a masterís degree in government from Harvard University and a Ph.D. in Near Eastern and Judaic studies from Brandeis University. He served as Chief of Emergency of the Red Cross in Lebanon and was project manager of the U.S. State Department-funded Iraq Research and Documentation Project. He has written extensively on Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Israel, U.S.-Arab Relations, reform in the Arab world, radical Islam and terrorism. He is a frequent speaker at major universities, including Harvard University. He delivers lectures and participates in seminars and forums sponsored by the U.S. government, including the U.S. Army and the National Intelligence Council. He is Professor of Political Science at FAU. Dr. Rabil was recently conferred with an honorary Ph.D. in humanities from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.

News and Notes From Dr. Rabil
  • Click here to visit his web site,  robertrabil.com.
  • Click here to see his new book Religion, National Identity, and Confessional Politics in Lebanon at www.amazon.com.
  • Click here to view the PowerPoint slides on the Divisions and Schools of Islam.
Articles written by Dr. Rabil Books by Dr. Rabil


Religion, National Identity, and Confessional Politics in Lebanon

Embattled Neighbors: Syria, Israel, and Lebanon

Syria, The United States, and the
War On Terror In The Middle East