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Shaymaa Abdou, Durham University

Mariam Aboelezz, Lancaster University

Natalie Abou Shakra, SOAS

Noha Aboueldahab, UCL

Munzer Aeid

Sikeena Ahmed, AKU-ISMC

Dr Derya Göçer Akder, Middle East Technical University

Nasrin Akhter, University of St Andrews

Mohammed Al Fahim, Al Fahim Group, UAE

Abbas Al Lawati, University of Exeter

Dr Sabha Al Shamisi, Emirates Foundation

Muath Al Wari, LSE

Professor Nadje Al-Ali, SOAS, University of London

Priscilla Alamos, Catholic University of Louvain

Dr Rasmus Alenius Boserup, Danish Institute for international Studies

Leen Al-Habash, University of Exeter

Dr Ahmed Ali, AUS

Dr Duha Al-Kuwari, LSE Middle East Centre

Louis Allday, Business Intelligence Unit – MENA at HSBC

Larissa Alles , University of St. Andrews

Tamara Al-Om, University of Exeter

Professor Madawi Al-Rasheed, King’s College London

Dr Atef Alshaer, SOAS

Dr Roham Alvandi, LSE

Andrew Amunson

Dr Amnon Aran, City University London

Dr Sedef Arat-Koc, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada

Constance Arminjon, CEIFR/EHESS

Dr Lana Asfour, Freelance Journalist

Professor Richard Auty, Lancaster University

Peggy Awad, The American University in Dubai

Dr Bassem Awadallah, Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Professor Mustafa Aydin, Kadir Has University

Dr Heba Aziz, German University of Technology

Ummuhan Bardak, European Union – ETF

Dr Judy Barsalou, American University in Cairo

Hannes Baumann, King’s College London

Dr Sara Bazoobandi, Roubini Global Economics

Dr Claire Beaugrand, Ifpo

Carly Beckerman-Boys, University of Birmingham

Theodora Beckett

Dr Brian Beeley, Open University

Francesco Belcastro, University of St. Andrews

Dr Lisa Bernasek, University of Southampton

Daniele Bolazzi, King’s College London

Erik Borg, Uppsala University, Department of Linguistics and Philology

Dr Charis Boutieri, King’s College London

Andrew Bowen, LSE

Dr Noel Brehony, Menas Associates

Dr Lia Brynjar, Forsvarets forskningsinstitutt (FFI)

Dr John Canning, University of Southampton

Giovanni Ludovico Carlino, University of Reading – Italian Center for the Study of Political Islam

Fernando Carvajal, University of Exeter

Dr Francesco Cavatorta, Dublin City University

Rosy Cave, Saferworld

Dr John Chalcraft, LSE

Simon Chamberlin, FCO

Dr Chérine Chams El Dine, Cairo University and University of Exeter

Zaki Chehab, ArabsToday.net

Phoebe Clapham, Yale University Press

Carol Clisby

Emily Clise

Dr Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, LSE

Morgane Colleau, University of Exeter

Richard Cowley

Michael Crawford, Standard Chartered Bank

James Crawford, LSE

Aaron Crist

Guillemette Crouzet, Paris Sorbonne

Dr Susanne Dahlgren, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies

Dr Katerina Dalacoura, LSE

Professor Erin Daly, Widener University School of Law

Dr Hakim Darbouche, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies

Maria D’Aria

Chloe De Preneuf, Legatum Institute

Muawiya Derhalli, BRISMES

Dr Marco Di Donato, University of Genova – Italian Centre for the Study of Political Islam (CISIP)

Christopher Dickey, Newsweek

Professor James Dickins, University of Leeds

Christopher Dietrich, The University of Texas at Austin

Filippo Dionigi, LSE

Dr Toby Dodge, LSE

Marc Donahue

Dr Vincent Durac, University College Dublin

Paolo D’Urbano, SOAS

Michael Dwyer, Hurst Publishers

Dr Katherine E. Hoffman , Northwestern University

Penelope Andre Eklund, The Elders

Oroub El-Abed, SOAS

Dr Joed Elich, Brill

Dr Ziad Elmarsafy, University of York

Dr Glynne Evans, Olive Group Ltd

Mona Farag, University of Exeter

Michael Farquhar, LSE

Ali Fathollah-Nejad, SOAS & University of Münster

Silvia Ferabolli, SOAS

Dr Darren Fisher

Dr Ingvild Flaskerud, University of Bergen

Dr Kieran Flynn, Trinity College Dublin

Dr Ingo Forstenlechner, Federal Demographic Council, Abu Dhabi and United Arab Emirates University

Professor Benjamin Fortna, SOAS/Routledge Studies on the Middle East

Matthew Frankel

David French, The Alexandria Trust

Tine Gade, Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris

Dr Luisa Gandolfo, University of York

Dr Gervasio Gennaro, The British University in Egypt/Macquarie Universi

Dr Alan George, St Antony’s College, University of Oxford

Pierre Gerber

Professor Fawaz Gerges, LSE Middle East Centre

Jenny Gessler, SOAS

Mr Bryan Gibson, LSE

Professor Richard Gillespie, University of Liverpool

Oguzhan Goksel, Durham University

Chris Green, Routledge

Dr Cengiz Gunes, The Open University

Dr Jeroen Gunning, Durham University

Dr Stacey Gutkowski, MEMS, King’s College London

Dr Fanar Haddad, Queen Mary, University of London

Saleem Haddad, Saferworld

Roger Hardy, LSE

Professor William Harris, University of Otago

Tom Hart

Louise Haysey, BRISMES

Dr Thomas Hegghammer, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment

Dr H.A Hellyer, Gallup

Alexander Henley, Manchester University

Dr Steffen Hertog, LSE

Isabelle Hesse, University of York

Martin Hetherington, FCO

Professor Allan Hill, Harvard University, School of Public Health

Lindsey Hilsum, Channel 4

Prof Raymond Hinnebusch, University of St. Andrews

Dr Wai Yip Ho, Hong Kong Institute of Education

Dr Clemens Hoffmann, University of Sussex

Dr Shabnam Holliday, Plymouth University

Professor Rosemary Hollis, City University London

Nick Holroyd, Berkshire Academic Press

Dr Maria Holt, University of Westminster

Dr Jasim Husain,

Professor Ronak Husni,

Dr Cherine Hussein, Sussex University

Perla Issa, Exeter University

Dr Fatima Issawi, LSE

Jane Jackman, Durham University

Seerwan Jafar

Peyman Jafari, Leiden University

Elisabeth Jaquette, Columbia University

Saad Jawad, LSE Middle East Centre

Whiting Joe, Routledge Middle East and Islamic studies (Books)

Mohammadreza Kalantari, Royal Holloway University of London

Dr Elisabeth Kendall, Oxford University (Pembroke)

Ari Kerkkänen, The Finnish Institute in the Middle East

Neil Ketchley, LSE

Salah Khalil, The Alexandria Trust

Dr Joe Khalil, Northwestern University in Qatar

Dr John King, Secretary for Algerian Studies

Dr Yasemin Koc, British Council

Alexander Kolbitsch , University of Wales, Trinity St. David

Farideh Koohi-Kamali, Palgrave Macmillan

Christian Kornblum, German Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Dr Nikolay Kozhanov, Institute of the Middle East

Dr Hendrik Kraetzschmar , University of Leeds

Dennis Kumetat, LSE/German Foreign Office

Dr Samuel J. Kuruvilla, Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)

Zineb Lalaouine, Society for Algerian Studies

Adam Leary, Routledge Middle Eastern studies (Journals)

Derek Leatherdale, HSBC

Natalia Lechmanova, Standard Chartered Bank

Margherita Leone, European Parliament

Dr Pietro Longo, University of Naples “L’Orientale”, Italian Centre for the Study of Political Islam

Olivia Luce, University of Oxford

Rachel Lustig, LSE

Rawan Maayeh

Nawara Mahfou

Dr Lanver Mak, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London

Dr Adeel Malik, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies/ Oxford University

Silvia Marchionne, World Bank

Hussein Marei, University of Exeter

Fouad Gehad Marei, Durham University

Professor Ulrika Mårtensson, NTNU

Robert Mason, University of Exeter

Dr Dina Matar, SOAS

Dr Toby Matthiesen, University of Cambridge

Barry Maydom, University of Oxford

Dr Francesco Mazzucotelli , Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Victor McFarland, Yale University

Dr Una McGahern, Durham University

Dr Daniel Meier, Centre for Lebanese Studies

Dr Sonja Mejcher-Atassi, American University of Beirut

Professor Nuray Mert, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Istanbul University

Professor Guenter Meyer, CERAW, University of Mainz

Professor Rory Miller, King’s College London

Professor Beverley Milton-Edwards, Queen’s University Belfast

Dr Ashraf Mishrif, King’s College London

Dr Yukiko Miyagi, University of Durham

Dr Moojan Momen

Dr John Moreton, University of Leeds

Dr Aitemad Muhanna Matar, LSE Middle East Centre

Richard Muir, Al Tajir Trust

Dr Corinna Mullin, SOAS

Sir Alan Munro, Society for Algerian Studies

Dermot Murphy, Society for Algerian Studies

Dr Marwan Naser, LSE

Helena Nassif, University of Westminster

Petter Nesser, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI)

Professor Ian Netton, University of Exeter

Alastair Newton, Nomura International plc

Professor Tim Niblock, University of Exeter

Christopher Noble, University of Aberdeen

Professor Gerd Nonneman, Georgetown University SFS-Qatar

Dr Laudan Nooshin, City University London

Tamsine O’Riordan, Zed Books

Delphine Pagès-El Karoui, INALCO

Dr Jeremy Palmer, Assistant Professor

Pamela Park, Garnet Publishing

Dr Nigel Parsons, Massey University

Dr Reuven Paz, PRISM

Stefania Perna

James Petretta, Maplecroft

Dr Christopher Phillips, Queen Mary, University of London

Dr Thomas Pierret, University of Edinburgh

Professor Elie Podeh, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Dr Sandra Pogodda, University of St Andrews

William Polisano

Daniel Porter, Eurospan Group

Domenica Preysing, Otto Suhr Institute, Free University of Berlin

Damian Quinn, BBC World Service

Naysan Rafati, St. Antony’s College

Nicola Ramsey, Edinburgh University Press

Dr Andrew Rathmell, Coffey International Development

Paola Raunio, University of St Andrews

Dr Avi Raz, University of Oxford

Dr Paola Rivetti, Dublin City University

Professor Barbara Roberson, The Global Policy Institute

Nicola Robinson, University of York

Joshua Rogers, Saferworld

Caroline Ronsin, EUI

Dr Erzsébet N. Rózsa, Hungarian Institute of International Affairs

Adel Ruished, Al-Quds University

Kat Rylance, Routledge

Martin Säfström, Stockholm University

Professor Keiko Sakai, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

Dr Rita Sakr, University College Dublin

Omar Saleh, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology

Dr Doha Saleh, King Saud University

Dr Ruba Salih, SOAS

Maxim Sansour, Tunisian Independent Elections Commission

Dr Søren Schmidt, Aalborg University, Denmark

Moritz Schmoll, LSE

Dr Patrick Seale

Dr Said Shehata, London Metropolitan University

Amanda Shiao

Christine Shields, Standard Chartered Bank

Tamar Shlaim, Verso

Jacqueline Shoen

Emma Sky, King’s College London

Dr Peter Sluglett, National University of Singapore

Dima Smaira, Durham Univeristy

Dr Claire Spencer, Chatham House

Professor Gareth Stansfield, University of Exeter

Dr Ewan Stein, University of Edinburgh

Dr Christian Steiner, University of Frankfurt

Yannick Sudermann, University of Edinburgh

Sahar Tabaja, Pursue Ltd

Dr Mariz Tadros, Institute of Development Studies University of Sus

Alaa Tartir, LSE

Angus Taverner, B’huth

Ross Taylor

Dr Jordi Tejel Gorgas, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Dr Andrea Teti, University of Aberdeen

Genevieve Theodorakis, LSE

Darcy Thompson, University of Aberdeen

Hassan Thuillard, IHEID, Geneva

Ahmed Tohamy, Durham University

Dr Mina Toksoz, Standard Bank

Stefano Torelli, University of Rome la Sapienza – Italian Centre for the Study of Political Islam

Professor Charles Tripp, SOAS

Dr Lorenzo Trombetta

Dr Morten Valbjørn, Aarhus University

Dr Marc Valeri, University of Exeter

Denis Volkov, University of Manchester

Yaniv Voller, LSE

Dr Frederic Volpi, University of St Andrews

Dr Helene Von Bismarck, Independent Researcher

Dr Maaike Voorhoeve, University of Amsterdam

Dr Joas Wagemakers, Radboud University Nijmegen

Carol Wagner, Emirates Foundation

Sir Harold Walker

Dr Maaike Warnaar, University of Amsterdam

Dr Ann Williams, Exeter University

Dr Alice Wilson, University of Cambridge

Frances Winfield, Eurospan Group

Dr Steffen Wippel, Zentrum Moderner Orient/ZMO

Dr Kenneth Wise, B’huth (DCRMC)

Julie Witford, Cornucopia Magazine

Clare Woodcraft, Emirates Foundation

Jinny Yan, Standard Chartered Bank

Murat Yilmaz, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Nussaibah Younis, Durham University

Dr Mohammed Zayani, Georgetown University

Tina Zintl, University of St. Andrews

Dr Yahia Zoubir, Euromed Management, Marseille

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