Meet Our Experts

USIP experts conduct a wide array of research, analysis and practice on international conflict prevention, management, and resolution issues.

Pamela Aall

Senior Advisor for Conflict Prevention and Management

Elie Abouaoun, DDS

Director, Middle East Programs

Khitam Al-Khaykanee

Program Officer, Rule of Law

Raya Barazanji

Senior Program Officer, Middle East & Africa

Linda Bishai

Senior Program Officer, Center for Middle East & Africa

Andrew Blum

Vice President for Program Management and Evaluation

Virginia M. Bouvier

Senior Program Officer, Latin America

Rachel Brandenburg

Program Officer, Syria, Arab-Israeli

Daniel Brumberg

Special Advisor-Iran & North Africa

William Byrd

Senior Expert - Afghanistan

Daryn Cambridge

Senior Program Officer, Academy for International Conflict Management and Peacebuilding

Lieutenant Colonel Curtis Carlin

Commandant of the Marine Corps Fellow

Johnnie Carson

Senior Advisor to the President

Jonas Claes

Senior Program Officer, Center for Applied Research on Conflict (ARC)

Elizabeth A. "Lili" Cole

Senior Program Officer, Jennings Randolph Fellowship Program

Lillian Dang

Senior Program Officer, Rule of Law Center

Noel Dickover

Senior Program Officer, PeaceTech Initiative

Ena Dion

Program Officer, Rule of Law

Theo Dolan

Senior Program Officer, PeaceTech Initiative