Head of Events, CARR. Professor-Researcher, School of Social Sciences and Government, Tecnológico de Monterrey.
Specialist Research Areas:
French and European New Right, Fascism, Alt Right, Islamism, Terrorism
As Head of Events, Tamir is responsible for leading the process of selecting new CARR fellows and organising the yearly CARR conference.
Professor Bar-On is one of world’s leading experts on the French and European New Right: He is a professor in the School of Social Sciences and Government, Tecnológico de Monterrey in Queretaro, Mexico. He is a member of the Mexican National System for Researchers since 2015. Bar-On has taught at Yale University (“Terrorism and Counterterrorism,” Summer Session, 2017), the University of Toronto, Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Windsor, and the Royal Military College of Canada. Dr. Bar-On has written four books, including two about the French and European New Right: Where Have All The Fascist Gone? (Ashgate, 2007), Rethinking the French New Right: Alternatives to Modernity (Routledge, 2013); The World Through Soccer: the Cultural Impact of the Global Sport (Rowman and Littlefield, 2014) and Beyond Soccer and Beyond Soccer: International Relations and Politics as Seen through the Beautiful Game (Rowman and Littlefield, 2017). He is working on a new edited volume called Old Right and New Right on both sides of the Atlantic (2019). Bar-On is also preparing a monograph on the history of right-wing terrorism.
Bar-On has given about 50 conferences or public lectures. Bar-On is a member of the European Consortium for Political Research – Standing Group on Extremism and Democracy. He is also part of the Editorial Committee, Explorations of the Far Right, ibidem Press.
Specialist research areas:
French and European New Right, fascism, the Right in various countries, the history of political ideologies, the Alt Right, Islamism, terrorism, and football (soccer) and the Right.
Available for consultation in the following areas:
Media interviews and background talks for journalists or policymakers on the French and European New Right; the Alt Right; the Right in Latin America; terrorism and the radical right.
Talks to universities, public schools, governments and civil society organizations.
Latest posts authored by Professor Tamir Bar-On
- Anti-Semitism in global soccer May 3, 2019
- “The Global Rise of Nativism and Illiberalism: A Conversation on the Contemporary Political Pathology,” Part 3: Seven theses about the radical right March 28, 2019
- “The Global Rise of Nativism and Illiberalism: A Conversation on the Contemporary Political Pathology.” Part 2 – Defining and Interpreting the New Radical Right March 7, 2019
- “The Global Rise of Nativism and Illiberalism: A Conversation on the Contemporary Political Pathology”. Part One – The Radical Right in the Headlines. January 5, 2019
- Brazil’s Bolsonaro Is The Latest Incarnation Of The Radical Right In Latin America November 5, 2018
- When Interpreting Fascism and Islamism, How ‘Progressive’ are ‘Progressive’ Intellectuals? August 10, 2018
- How We Neglect Islamists by Refusing to Pin Them With the Radical Right Label June 4, 2018
- Debating the Intellectual Leader of the French New Right April 30, 2018
- The radical right and its faith in ethnic nationalism April 18, 2018