Interns

Yasmeen Abed

Yasmeen Abed is a Programs and Events Intern at TIMEP. She is double majoring in Political Science and Modern Middle Eastern Studies with an Arabic certificate at Yale University. Her research interests include women's rights in the MENA region, refugee rights, and...

Julia Kempton

Julia is a Digital Engagement Intern at TIMEP. She is a rising senior at New York University, where she studies Economics and Computer Science with a minor in Middle Eastern Studies. At NYU, she works as a research assistant in...

Mondher Tounsi

Mondher is a Legal and Policy Intern at TIMEP. He is a graduate student at Sciences Po Paris, pursuing a Master’s Degree in International Security, with a specialization in Intelligence and Middle Eastern affairs. He previously earned a Bachelor's Degree in...

Issraa Faiz

Issraa is a Legal and Policy Intern at TIMEP. She is currently pursuing her J.D. at Georgetown University Law Center. At Georgetown, Issraa is a Research Assistant for the Human Rights Institute, the Director of the International Refugee Assistance Project Georgetown Law...

Mauricio Rios

Mauricio Rios is an Advocacy Intern at TIMEP. He is currently pursuing a joint Middle East master's program at Tübingen University and the American University in Cairo. Mauricio is Colombian, and is interested in international relations in the MENA region...

Amal Rass

Amal Rass is a Legal and Policy Intern at TIMEP. She is currently pursuing her M.A. in Law and Diplomacy at the Fletcher School At Tufts University, where she focuses on international justice, negotiation, and conflict resolution. Her background includes working on...

Ashna Mehmood

Ashna Mehmood is a Digital Engagement Intern at TIMEP. She is an undergraduate student studying international relations at National Defence University, Islamabad. Ashna is an aspiring international relations expert with interests in the Middle East, South Asia, China, cyberwarfare, and gender issues.

Andrew Restieri

Andrew Restieri is a Digital Engagement Intern at TIMEP. He recently moved to Washington, D.C. to get his M.A. in Communication from Johns Hopkins University. Previously, he worked in the entertainment industry in New York City, having worked in production...