AMOS GUIORA portrait
  • Professor (Lecturer), College Of Law

Research Keywords

  • religious extremism
  • Terrorism

Presentations

  • Terrorism, Foreign Policy and American Democracy, Department of Political Science, University of Utah, SLC, UT. Presentation, Presented, 04/10/2017.
  • Crime of Complicity - B’nai Jeshurun Congregation, Pepper Pike, OH; City Club of Cleveland; Loyola University; DePaul University. Presentation, Presented, 04/2017.
  • Crime of Complicity - B’nai Jeshurun Congregation, Pepper Pike, OH, April 27, 2017 - City Club of Cleveland, April 26, 2017 - Loyola University, April 24, 2017 - DePaul University, April 24, 2017 - Emory University School of Law, Colloquium on War and Security, March 27, 2017 - Weber State University, Holocaust Memorial Day, Keynote Speaker, April 5, 2017. Presentation, Accepted, 04/2017.
  • Bystander in the Holocaust, Glass Leadership Institute, St. Louis, Missouri. Presentation, Presented, 02/20/2017.
  • Earl Warren, Ernesto Miranda and Terrorism, Tanner Humanities Center, University of Utah, SLC, UT. Presentation, Presented, 02/07/2017.
  • Inciting Terrorism on the Internet: the Limits of Tolerating Intolerance, Incitement to Terrorism Workshop, Touro Institute on Human Rights and the Holocaust, New York, NY. Presentation, Presented, 12/08/2016.
  • The U.S. and The Middle East, Selfridge Air Force Base, Harrison Township, Michigan. Presentation, Presented, 09/20/2016.
  • The U.S. Presidential Election and the World, Constitution Day Lecture, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio. Presentation, Presented, 09/19/2016.
  • Legitimacy and Drones, University of Geneva, Geneva Switzerland. Presentation, Presented, 04/2016.
  • Executive Power and Terrorism, Spartanburg, South Carolina. Panel, Presented, 03/2016.
  • Redefined National Security Threats: Tensions and Legal Implication, Thrower Symposium, Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, GA. Presentation, Presented, 02/2016.
  • Limits of Counter Terrorism, Northwestern University School of Law, Evanston, IL. Presentation, Presented, 11/2015.
  • The Dilemma of Terrorism for Democracy, Kenyon College Faculty Lecture sponsored by the Department of Political Science, Gambier, OH. Presentation, Presented, 10/05/2015.
  • Global Perspectives on Cyberterrorism, Tanner Humanities Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Presentation, Presented, 09/10/2015.
  • The Middle East to Where, University of Utah Park City Institute, Park City, Utah. Presentation, Presented, 09/09/2015.
  • The Complicity of the Bystander, Hannah Arendt Institute for Totalitarianism and Extremism, Dresden, Germany. Presentation, Presented, 07/2015.
  • Terrorism and Today’s Media: Roles, Responsibilities and the Changing Dynamics of Reporting a War on Terror, Hinckley Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Presentation, Presented, 02/2015.
  • Drones as Intelligence Gathering Devices, Veteran’s Day Panel discussion, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Panel, Presented, 11/11/2014.
  • Journals, Utah briefs, State Reports pre-West, Forum, Hinckley Institute of Politics at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Presentation, Presented, 11/2014.
  • Kristallnacht: The Complicity of the Bystander, The Morality and Legality of Torture in Counterterrorism, and Inquiry into Complicity: The Role of the Bystander, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA. Presentation, Presented, 10/2014.
  • Sovereignty, Geopolitics & the Middle East, S.J. Quinney College of Law, Salt Lake City, UT. Presentation, Presented, 09/2014.
  • Healing 9/11: Rendition and Torture, Peace Advocacy Coalition 2014 Lecture Series, Salt Lake City, UT. Presentation, Presented, 09/2014.
  • Tolerating Intolerance: The Price of Protecting Extremism, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ. Presentation, Presented, 03/2014.
  • No Excuses: Protecting the Vulnerable after Brown v Buhman, College of Law & Business, Ramat Gan, Israel . Presentation, Presented, 03/2014.
  • Geo-politics and National Security, Loyola University. Presentation, Presented, 03/2014.
  • America’s Drone Policy, University of Illinois, Champaign, ILL . Presentation, Presented, 03/2014.
  • Drone Warfare and Targeted Killing: Legal? Moral? Effective? Alfred University, Alfred, NY. Presentation, Presented, 03/2014.
  • Geo-politics: The Middle East Process, UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, CA. Presentation, Presented, 02/2014.
  • Targeted Killing by Drones, Wofford College, Spartanburg, South Carolina. Presentation, Presented, 11/2013.
  • The Role of the Bystander, Tanner Humanities Center Work-in-Progress Lecture Series, University of Utah, SLC, Utah. Presentation, Presented, 11/2013.
  • Geo-Politics and Cybersecurity, Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Presentation, Presented, 10/2013.
  • Drone Warfare: Criteria Based Decision Making", Foreign Policy Research Institute, New York, NY, Philadelphia. Presentation, Presented, 10/2013.
  • Geo-Politics and International Security and The Bystander in the Holocaust, Belmont University, Nashville, TN. Presentation, Presented, 10/2013.
  • Response Systems to Adult Sexual Assault Crimes”, Panel, U.S. District Court for the District Columbia, Wash, D.C. Sept. 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2013.
  • Targeted Killings by Drones: A Frank Discussion of International and U.S. National Legal Implications, Teleconference presented by ABA Section of International Law International Human Rights Committee, Cosponsored by Aerospace & Defense Industries Committee, July 2013. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 07/2013.
  • Expert meeting on Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles, Saint Peter’s College, University of Oxford, UK July 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2013.
  • Iran and Geo-Politics, Utah National Guard, 24th Annual Language Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, March 2013. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2013.
  • Targeted Killing and the Laws of War, DePaul University's Center for Jewish Law and Judaic Studies, Chicago, ILL, Feb. 27, 2013. Presentation, Presented, 02/27/2013.
  • Targeted Killing and the Laws of War, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, February 26, 2013. Presentation, Presented, 02/26/2013.
  • Targeted Killings: Questions of International Law and Morality, University of Chicago, Public Lecture as part of series "World Beyond the Headlines" cosponsored by the Center for Middle East Studies and the Center for Int'l Studies, Chicago, ILL. Presentation, Presented, 02/26/2013.
  • Tolerating Extremism, University of Utah Tanner Humanities Center's Work-in-Progress lecture series, Salt lake City, UT, Nov. 2012. Presentation, Presented, 11/2012.
  • Global Perspectives on Counterterrorism Wayne State University School of Law, Detroit, MI, Nov. 2012; Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Detroit, MI, Nov.2012; Tulane University School of Law, New Orleans, LA, Sept.2011; University of Connecticut Law School, Hartford, CT, Oct.2010; Texas Wesleyan School of Law, Fort Worth, TX, Oct. 2009; FBI Antiterrorism Alert Center (ATAC) meeting, Saint Louis, MO, April 2009; University of Washington, Henry Jackson Center for Public Policy, Seattle, WA, April 2008; School of Government and Diplomacy, Inter-Disciplinary Center, Herzlia, Israel, March 2008; National Guard, Staff and Command Course, Salt Lake City, UT, March 2008; University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia PA, Nov. 2007; Santa Clara University Law School, Santa Clara, CA, Nov.2007; Hastings School of Law, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2006; Pittsburgh World Affairs Council, Pittsburg, PA, May 2006; Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, PA, April 2006. Presentation, Presented, 11/2012.
  • Homeland Security: What is it, where is it going?, The Wharten School of business, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Nov. 2012. Presentation, Presented, 11/2012.
    http://kw.wharton.upenn.edu/israel/security-expert...
  • The Impact of Contemporary Security Agendas Against Terrorism on Criminal Law and Law Enforcement, Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg, Germany, Dec. 2009. Presentation, Presented, 12/2009.
  • Keynote speaker, Magna Carta Institute International Conference on Legal Counterterrorism Models, Brussels, Belgium, Dec. 2009. Presentation, Presented, 12/2009.
  • A Proposal for an Administrative Detention Model for the United States, American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security, Workshop on Exploring Counterterrorism Detention Alternatives, Sept. 2009. Presentation, Presented, 09/2009.
  • Protecting the Unprotected: Who Protects Underage Children in a Polygamous Family Structure? The Interface between Non-state Governance and State Responsibility, International Society of Family Law Regional Conference, Bar-Ilan University, June 2009. Presentation, Presented, 06/2009.
  • Closing Guantanamo: Legal and Policy Debates, Harvard University, Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research Seminar (live web program), Mar. 2009. Presentation, Presented, 03/2009.
  • The War on Terror and the Erosion of Civil Liberties, Israel Democracy Institute Seminar on The War on Terror and Restrictions on Free Speech, Jerusalem, Feb. 2009. Presentation, Presented, 02/2009.
  • Self Defense: A Critical Re-Examination, Twelfth Annual Rocco C. and Marion S. Siciliano Forum: Considerations on the Status of American Society, University of Utah, Nov. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 11/2008.
  • Limits of Interrogation, Utah State Bar Association National Security Division, Nov. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 11/2008.
  • The American Presidential Election and The Middle East, Park City Institute, Park, City, Utah, Oct. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 10/2008.
  • Improving Detainee Policy: Handling Terrorism Detainees within the American Justice System, U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, June 2008. Presentation, Presented, 06/2008.
  • Effectiveness, Accountability and Resilience in Homeland Security, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing and Terrorism Risk Assessment, May 2008. Presentation, Presented, 05/2008.
  • Civil Liberties and Counter-Terrorism, U.S. Attorney and FBI, Eastern District of California, May 2008. Presentation, Presented, 05/2008.
  • Balancing Civil Rights and National Security, University of Utrecht Law School, Apr. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 04/2008.
  • A Comparative Approach of Judicial Review of Interrogation Measures, Duke Law School Conference on Combating Terrorism: Charting the Course for a New Administration, Panel: The War on Terrorism: The Role of the International Community, Apr. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 04/2008.
  • Self-Defense: From the Wild West to 9/11 Faculty Workshop, University of Illinois Law School, Apr. 2008 The Otto L. Walter Lecture, New York Law School, Apr. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 04/2008.
  • Targeted Killing: Lawful Pre-Emptive Self-Defense, University of Leiden, Apr. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 04/2008.
  • Briefing on Lawful Interrogation Measures, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights and Oversight, Mar. 2008. Presentation, Presented, 03/2008.
  • Comparing U.S. versus Israeli Law and Policy Approach to Counter Terrorism Inspired by the Amicus Submission of Israeli Scholars in the Boumediene Case, Stanford Law School's Constitutional Law Center, Nov. 2007. Presentation, Presented, 11/2007.
  • The Balancing Dilemma in Counter-Terrorism, University of Pennslyvania School of Law, Apr. 2007. Presentation, Presented, 04/2007.
  • Panelist, Values and Violence Conference, University of Utah, Mar. 2007. Presentation, Presented, 03/2007.
  • Comparative Analysis of Judicial Review, Stanford Law Review and Stanford Constitutional Law Center Symposium, Stanford Law School, Feb. 2007. Presentation, Presented, 02/2007.
  • Trade, Security and Human Rights, Stanford Business School, Feb. 2007. Presentation, Presented, 02/2007.
  • Hamdan as Heir to the Bram-Brown Progeny Harvard Law School, Dec. 2006 Stanford University School of Law, International Law Society, Oct. 2006 George Washington University Law School, International Law Colloquium Series, Sept. 2006. Presentation, Presented, 12/2006.
  • Confluence of Law, Morality and Ethics in Contemporary Armed Conflict, United States Military Academy, Nov. 2006. Presentation, Presented, 11/2006.
  • The Guantanamo Debate: Terror, Torture and National Security with Professor David Cole & Professor Shep Melnick, Massachusetts Appleseed Center, Dec. 2005. Presentation, Presented, 12/2005.
  • Counterterrorism and Employment: An Israeli Perspective, New York University School of Law's Conference on Labor, Nov. 2005. Presentation, Presented, 11/2005.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...
  • Counterterrorism and the Rule of Law, Istanbul Conference on Democracy and Global Security 2005, An International Conference under the Auspices of the Prime Minister of Turkey, June 2005. Presentation, Presented, 06/2005.
    http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id...

Languages

  • Hebrew, fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Afghanistan
  • China
  • India
  • Northern Europe
  • Pakistan
  • Russian Federation
  • Western Asia
  • Western Europe

Publications