Professor, Director Al-Sabah Programme
Anoush is a leading commentator on the politics, security and economics of the Arab World. He is Joint Director of the RCUK Centre for the Advaced Study of the Arab World and Special Advisor to the Islamic Criminal Justice Project. In 2011 he was elected to the World Economic Forum's foremost body, the Global Agenda Councils. His current research revolves around four over-arching themes: foreign and security policies of Middle East states since the end of the Cold War, the impact of globalization on the Middle East, good governance, democratization efforts, in the Middle East, and the ‘Asianization’ of the Middle East. He is a regular contributor to global news networks – print, online, radio and television.