Jana J. Jabbour
Jana J. Jabbour is an associate fellow at IFI. Holding a PhD in political science and international relations, she is an expert of Middle East politics and contemporary Turkey. She has published extensively about the politics of regional powers, as well as Turkey’s foreign policy and political economy.
Jana currently teaches international relations and diplomacy at Sciences Po Paris and the University of Saint Joseph in Beirut (USJ), and she has also been a visiting professor at renowned universities, including Sapienza University of Rome, Ca’Foscari University (Venice), the New York University of Abu Dhabi, and the National University of Singapore.
Jana has worked for leading consulting firms in Europe and the region, providing expert analyses focused on the political economy and foreign policy of regional powers in MENA.
Issues of Expertise
International Relations; Foreign Policy-Making; Rising Powers; Regional Power Diplomacy
Countries of Expertise
Middle East; Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon
Arabic, French, English, Turkish