Dr. Netanel Dagan

Netanel Dagan


2015 Post-doctoral studies, Center for Criminology, Faculty of Law, Oxford University. Advisor: Prof. Julian V. Roberts.
2012 - 2014 PhD in Law, Bar-Ilan University. Disseration: The paroling authority and its discretion over sentencing. Advisor: Prof. Ruth Kannai.
2011-2012 LLM in Law, Bar-Ilan University (Criminology) (magna cum laude).
2005-2009 LLB in Law, Bar-Ilan University (magna cum laude). BA in Criminology (minor), ar-Ilan University (magna cum laude).







Representative publications


  1. Dagan N. (f.c.). The Janus face of imprisonment: Contrasting judicial conceptions of imprisonment purposes in the European Court of Human Rights and the Supreme Court of the United States, Criminology and Criminal Justice (f.c.)
  2. Dagan N. & Roberts J.V. (2019). Retributivism, penal censure, and life imprisonment without parole, Criminal Justice Ethics39(1), 1-18. 
  3. Dancig-Rosenberg H. & Dagan N. (2019). Retributarianism: A new individualization of punishment. Criminal Law and Philosophy,13, 129-147 (equal contribution). 
  4. Dagan N. (2016). The subjective experience of the punishment: Normative and practical issues, Israel Journal of Criminology, 5, 55-81 (Hebrew). 
  5. Dagan, N., & Segev, D. (2015). Retributive whisper: Communicative elements in parole. Law and Social Inquiry40(3), 611-630. 
  6. Dagan, N. (2015). Looking beyond risk in paroling denying prisoners. Criminal Justice and Behavior42(8), 872-882). 
  7. Dagan N. (2015). The influence of plea bargain on parole decision-making process. Hebrew University Journal on Legislation (Hukim), 6, 111-147 (Hebrew).


  1. Dagan N. (f.c.), Imprisonment in modern Jewish law: Between penology and ideology. In Justice Elykim Rubinstein Festschrift (Eds., Biton M. et al.) (Hebrew).
  2. Dagan N.& Dancig-Rosenberg (f.c.), Character and risk, In Reinventing risk(Pratt J. & Simon J. eds.). Palgrave Macmillan: NY. 
  3. Roberts J. V. & Dagan N.(2019). The evolution of retributive punishment: From just deserts to responsive penal censure, In Penal Censure: Engagements Within and Beyond Desert Theory(A. du Bois-Pedain & A. Bottoms eds.), Oxford, UK: Hart. pp. 141-159 (e.c.).
  4. Dagan N.& Kannai R. (2017). Multiple Offending Sentencing and Proportionality. In Justice Edmond Levi Festschrift(ed., O. Gordon). Nevo. pp. 613-656 (Hebrew).