...Benny Morris? Part of the reason there may be fewer right-wingers or even centrists in academia, esp outside the sciences, is that established left-wing professors and deans select proteges and successors who agree with them politically. A student might have a better chance of becoming a doctoral candidate, a Ph.D. of getting an appointment, etc., if the student doesn't differ from his mentor too much on politics. Certain faculties in the US are well-known for a slant, one way or another. Could be all of Israel's academia has the same self-selecting quality.
Israeli moderately wounded in stabbing attack near West Bank settlement (Haaretz)
from the article: Only force will stop force