Media Fellow at the Jerusalem Institute for Market Studies and has a PhD in Geography from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem where he is currently a Post-Doctoral researcher. He is the author of a dozen academic articles and numerous scholarly book reviews. Frantzman received his M.A from the Hebrew University and his B.A from the University of Arizona. He is an Op-Ed editor at the Jerusalem Post and his work has been published in newspapers in the U.S, Canada and Korea. He has been a fellow at JIMS since 2007.