Aymenn┬áJawad Al-Tamimi is a┬áleading world expert on the Islamic State, a secular Arab from the UK and Iraq who┬áadvises governments worldwide on the Middle East, Islam, and terrorism. He is a graduate from Brasenose College, Oxford University, and Shillman-Ginsburg Fellow at the Middle East Forum, a think tank.
His┬áwritings and media appearances include Haaretz, the Jerusalem Post, The Daily Star (Beirut), The National (Abu Dhabi), The Guardian, the BBC, and the American Spectator. He has published peer-reviewed articles in┬áThe Levantine Review, the Middle East Quarterly, and the Middle East Review of International Affairs.
He has a website at www.AymennJawad.org.