Karl-Friedrich Israel is currently a visiting professor at Saarland University in Saarbrücken, Germany.
He previously worked as an assistant professor in the department of economics and business administration at the Université Catholique de l’Ouest in Angers, France, and as a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Economic Policy at Leipzig University, Germany.
He completed his undergraduate and graduate studies in Berlin, Paris, and Oxford, before obtaining a doctorate degree in economics from the University of Angers in France in 2017, focusing on the costs and benefits of central banking. He obtained his habilitation (HDR) at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne in 2023 for his research on the concept of the neutrality of money and adverse effects of monetary policy.
His broader research interests lie in the areas of macroeconomics, the history of economic thought, economic methodology, econometrics, and Austrian economics.