Awards & Honours

Sir Martin receives his Knighthood 2nd November 1995 by Prince Phillip
Sir Martin receives his Knighthood 2nd November 1995 by HRH Prince Charles

British Honours

1990,  appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

1995, created Knight Bachelor for services to British history and international affairs

2009, sworn a member to the Privy Council

2009, invited to serve as a member of the Chilcot INQUIRY into the Iraq War

Honorary Degrees

1981, Hon .D.Litt. Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri. USA

1989, Honorary Degree, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel

1992, Honorary Degree, Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

1992, Hon .D.Litt. Buckingham University, UK

1994, Honorary Fellow, Merton College, Oxford, UK

1997, Honorary Fellow, University of Wales, Lampeter, UK

1999, D. Litt,  Oxford University, UK

2000, Honorary Degree, George Washington University, Washington DC, USA

2000, Honorary Doctorate, Gratz College, Melrose Park, Pennsylvania, USA

2002, Honorary Degree, Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey, USA

2003,  L L. D. D.  Honoris Causa, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada

2004, Hon D. Litt, University of Leicester, UK

2004, Doctor Philosophiae Honoris Causa, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

2008, Honorary Fellow, Churchill College, Cambridge, UK

2011, Honorary Degree, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheba, Israel


2000, Guardian of Zion Award, Ingeborg Rennert Centre for Jerusalem Studies, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

2003, Dr. Leopold Lucas Prize by the, University of Tübingen, Germany

2009, The Lynde & Harry Bradley Foundation Prize , Washington, D.C. USA

2012, Dan David Prize, Tel Aviv University, Israel


Teaching & Lecturing Positions 

1965, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA

1979, University of Tel Aviv, Israel

1979, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel

1996, University College London, UK

2002, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, University of California, San Diego, USA

2002, Distinguished Fellow, Hillsdale College, Michigan, USA