Experts & Staff : Middle East & North Africa


Experts

Tasnim Abderrahim

Visiting Fellow
Languages: English, French, Arabic
Areas of Expertise: North Africa migration

Rania Abouzeid

Visiting Fellow
Languages: English, Arabic
Areas of Expertise: Syria, Iraq

Julien Barnes-Dacey

Director, Middle East and North Africa programme
Languages: English, Arabic, French
Areas of Expertise: Middle East, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq

Adam Baron

Visiting Fellow
Languages: English (native), Arabic (conversational)
Areas of Expertise: Yemen, Arabian peninsula, War on Terror

Susi Dennison

Director, European Power programme
Languages: English and French
Areas of Expertise: Areas of expertise: European foreign and security policy strategy; politics, political movements and cohesion within the EU; Flexible Union, European refugee and migration policy; human rights, democracy and justice.

Anthony Dworkin

Senior Policy Fellow
Languages: English, conversational French
Areas of Expertise: Human rights, democracy, justice, North Africa (especially Egypt and Tunisia), war crimes, drones and counterterrorism, US foreign policy

Ellie Geranmayeh

Deputy Director, Middle East and North Africa Programme
Senior Policy Fellow
Languages: English, Persian
Areas of Expertise: Europe-Iran relations, Iran nuclear deal and associated sanctions policy, Iranian foreign and domestic policy, Iran-Saudi relations

Andrew Lebovich

Visiting Fellow
Languages: English, French, Arabic
Areas of Expertise: Religion, politics, and society in North Africa, the Sahara, and the Sahel

Hugh Lovatt

Policy Fellow
Languages: Arabic, French, Dutch, Spanish
Areas of Expertise: Middle-East, Israel/Palestine, Mashreq region; conflict prevention/resolution; Islamic societies; identity politics

Tarek Megerisi

Policy Fellow
Languages: English, Arabic
Areas of Expertise: Libyan affairs, and politics, governance and development in the Arab world.

Nour Samaha

Visiting Fellow
Languages: English, Arabic, French
Areas of Expertise: Syria, Lebanon, Israel-Palestine



ECFR Associate Researchers