Experts


CGP has brought together some of the leading experts who provide the highest quality research, analysis and policy recommendations. Each of our scholars has a keen interest and a unique insight into the most pressing issues impacting politics of the Muslim world.

Senior Fellows


Hassan Abbas

Hassan Abbas

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
Pakistan
Ali Mohammad Ali

Ali Mohammad Ali

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseAfghanistan
Ovamir Anjum

Ovamir Anjum

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertisePolitical Islam
Violent Extremism
Gulf States
Omar Ashour

Omar Ashour

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
Akil Awan

Akil Awan

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
Mohammed Ayoob

Mohammed Ayoob

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertisePolitical Islam
Turkey
Iran
Egypt
Sahar Aziz

Sahar Aziz

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseAmerican Muslims
Egypt
Kamran Bokhari

Kamran Bokhari

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertisePolitical Islam
Violent Extremism
Dalia Fahmy

Dalia Fahmy

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertisePolitical Islam
Egypt
Myriam Francois

Myriam Francois

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertisePolitical Islam
Zareena Grewal

Zareena Grewal

Senior FellowPrograms and Expertise
Nader Hashemi

Nader Hashemi

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertisePolitical Islam
Iran
Qamar ul Huda

Qamar ul Huda

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
Azeem Ibrahim

Azeem Ibrahim

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
Pakistan
Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseAmerican Muslims
Political Islam
Christopher Kolenda

Christopher Kolenda

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Farid Senzai

Farid Senzai

Senior FellowPrograms and ExpertisePolitical Islam
American Muslims

Fellows


Muhammad Fraser-Rahim

Muhammad Fraser-Rahim

FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
American Muslims
Political Islam
Shehzad Qazi

Shehzad Qazi

FellowPrograms and ExpertisePakistan
Afghanistan
Violent Extremism
Farhana Qazi

Farhana Qazi

FellowPrograms and ExpertiseViolent Extremism
Pakistan
Arif Rafiq

Arif Rafiq

FellowPrograms and ExpertisePakistan

Contributors


Hassan Hassan

Hassan Hassan

ContributorPrograms and ExpertiseSyria
Iraq
Gulf States
Haroon Moghul

Haroon Moghul

ContributorPrograms and ExpertiseAmerican Muslims
Violent Extremism