Mr. Brian Katulis is a senior fellow and vice president of policy at the Middle East Institute in Washington, D.C. He is an expert on, and has conducted research in, the Palestinian territories, Egypt, Jordan, and Israel. In addition to his work at the Middle East Institute, he is a Senior Adviser on the Middle East and North Africa to the Albright Stonebridge Group.
Mr. Katulis has more than 20 years of experience advising the U.S. government, private corporations, and NGOs. He was formerly a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress (CAP), where he built the Center’s Middle East program and worked on broader issues related to U.S. national security. Mr. Katulis also worked for Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research, the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs, Freedom
House, and former Pennsylvania Gov. Robert Casey. He was a Fulbright scholar in Amman, Jordan, where he conducted research on the peace treaty between Israel and Jordan.
Mr. Katulis has produced influential studies that have shaped important discussions around regional policy, often providing expert testimony to key congressional committees on his findings. His past experience includes work at the National Security Council and the U.S. Departments of State and Defense.
Mr. Katulis is frequently interviewed on PBS Newshour and NPR, and has written articles for the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The Hill, and the Washington Post. He holds an MA in Public Affairs from Princeton University’s School of Public and International Affairs, and a BA in history and Arab and Islamic studies from Villanova University.
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