Salman Shaikh

Salman Shaikh is director of the Brookings Doha Center and fellow at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy. His research focuses on transitional processes, domestic politics, and international relations in the Middle East, with a particular focus on Gulf countries and the Levant. Recently, Shaikh has worked extensively to facilitate national dialogue among Syrian constituencies and figures, as well as to advise policy on regional and international involvement in the Syrian crisis. [+]