Welcome to my official website!

I am a professor of politics, public administration, and justice studies. My research focuses on the intersection of public policy and foreign affairs. Examples of my publications include:


The Arab Lobby and US Foreign Policy 

Middle East Conflicts: The Basics

Articles & Book Chapters

Allies in Flux

Uphill on the Hill

Unity on Palestine Without Arab Unity

I lecture and write on Arab and Muslim diasporas, particularly their policy preferences and teach American, global, comparative, and Middle East Politics. In addition to offering my expertise to the media, I have worked with federal, state, and local agencies and with institutions in the private sector on various issues related Arab and Muslim Americans. My services have included:

Expert Letters & Testimony for Asylum Seekers, Refugees, & Immigrants

Cultural Competency & Sensitivity Training

Demographics Analysis

For a full list of my services and to check availability, please use this contact link.