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Joint Conference between AJCS and JHU in Washington: Shaping New Balance of Power in the Middle East


Al Jazeera Forum

The 12th Al Jazeera Forum


Al Marsad







Dr. James M. Dorsey

Senior Fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, co-director of the University of Würzburg’s Institute for Fan Culture, and co-host of the New Books in Middle Eastern Studies podcast.James is the author of “The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer”

Kayhan Barzegar

Director of the Institute for Middle East Strategic Studies (IMESS) in Tehran, Chair of the Department of Political Science and International Relations at the Islamic Azad University, and is Editor-in-Chief of the Iranian English Quarterly “Discourse”.

Ross Harrison

Professor of Strategy at the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, of Middle East Politics and U.S. Foreign Policy Towards the Middle East at the University of Pittsburgh.His recent co-edited book “From Chaos to Cooperation” (2017).

Trita Parsi

Author of “Losing an Enemy - Obama, Iran and the Triumph of Diplomacy” and former President of the National Iranian American Council.

Mark N. Katz

Professor of Government and Politics at George Mason University (USA) and has been writing about Soviet and Russian foreign policy toward the Gulf and the Middle East for over 35 years.

Rasul Bakhsh Rais

Professor of Political Science in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, LUMS, Lahore and editor of the book “State, Society and Democratic Change in Pakistan”

Steven Wright

Associate Professor, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Hamad bin Khalifa University, Qatar

Jeremiah S. Omotola and Freedom C. Onuoha

Dr. Jeremiah S. Omotola Lecturer at the Department of Political Science, Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria. Dr. Freedom C. Onuoha Lecturer in the Department of Political Science, University of Nigeria Nsukka.