Noureddine Jebnoun

Noureddine Jebnoun teaches at Georgetown University’s Center for Contemporary Arab Studies in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service.

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In Tunisia, he served as Professor of strategy and geopolitics at the National War College, the Command and Staff College, and the National Defense Institute (1998–2004). His main research interests include Middle East politics, contentious politics and popular activism in North Africa, comparative Arab civil-military relations, US and the Middle East, democratic security governance, conflicts trends, cross-border movements and refugees as well as internal displacement in the Sahel-Sahara region, and Islamist politics. He holds a Ph.D in Political Science from the University of Paris I-Pantheon Sorbonne (1996). Dr. Jebnoun has been interviewed for commentary by a wide range of media including CNN, BBC, National Public Radio, Al Jazeera, and Al Jazeera English