From 2002-2004, Prof. Waxman was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Bowdoin College. He has also been a visiting fellow at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies at Bar-Ilan University in Israel, a visiting scholar at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey, and a visiting fellow at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies at Tel Aviv University, Israel. He is the author of The Pursuit of Peace and the Crisis of Israeli Identity: Defending / Defining the Nation (Palgrave Macmillan, 2006). He has published numerous scholarly and popular articles, reviews, and book chapters. He is the Associate Editor of Israel Studies Forum: An Interdisciplinary Journal, and he serves on the Board of Directors of the Association for Israel Studies.