Professor Bell is a professor of law at the law schools of Bar Ilan University and University of San Diego. His research interests include international law (particularly the laws of war), property law (including intellectual property) and economic analysis of law. He studied at the University of Chicago and Harvard University.
Professor Bell co-authored with Professor Steinberg a study on NGO reporting during the Lebanon War, funded by the Israel Science Foundation. He currently serves on the board of the San Diego chapter of Stand With Us and the Israeli chapter of CAMERA (Presspectiva).