Full Professor, Departement d’histoire, Universite de Montreal
Yakov M. Rabkin is a professor of history at the Universite de Montreal since 1973, author and critic of Zionism. He graduated from Leningrad State University and gained Ph.D. Academy of Sciences of USSR, Moscow.
In 2010 Rabkin defended the group Queers against Israeli Apartheid (QUAIA).
His book “A Threat from Within: A Century of Jewish Opposition to Zionism” was nominated for best French to English translation for "an important and timely work" at the 2006 Governor General's Awards.
His other published works include “Science Between the Superpowers” (Priority Press), a study of programs for the exchange of U.S and Soviet Union scientists.