People

Mona Shtaya

Mona Shtaya is a digital rights defender working in the Arab region. She is currently the Local Advocacy Manager at 7amleh- the Arab Center for the Advancement of Social Media, she joined 7amleh in 2017 as an advisory board member....

Sarah Ludwick

Sarah Ludwick is a Legal & Policy Intern at TIMEP. She is currently pursuing her J.D. at Georgetown University Law Center. Prior to attending Georgetown, she spent two years in Beirut, Lebanon while studying for her M.A. at the American University of...

John Chappell

John Ramming Chappell is a Legal & Policy Intern at TIMEP. He is a joint J.D. and M.S. in Foreign Service candidate at Georgetown University, where he focuses on human rights, national security law, and U.S. foreign policy. He previously worked at the...

Michael Akladios

Michael Akladios is the Founder and Director of Egypt Migrations, a non-profit corporation in Canada. An historian of 20th century Egyptian migrations, his research critically reflects on the mundane transnationalism of Coptic and Muslim middle-class professionals in North American cities. He...

Miray Philips

Miray Philips is a PhD Candidate in Sociology at the University of Minnesota and a Visiting Research Fellow at Johns Hopkins' School of Advanced International Studies. Her dissertation examines the politics and representations of Middle East Christians in the US...

Veronica Bellintani

Veronica Bellintani is a Nonresident Fellow at TIMEP focusing on victim and survivor-centric justice in Syria. She is a human rights researcher and transitional justice specialist, focusing on the Syrian conflict. She works as Legal Analyst at the Syrian Legal...

Muzan Alneel

Muzan Alneel is a Nonresident Fellow at TIMEP focusing on people-centric approach to economy, industry, and environment in Sudan. She is a writer and public speaker with an interdisciplinary professional and academic background (engineering, socioeconomics, public policy). Muzan is the...

Ghinwa Hayek

Ghinwa Hayek is a Nonresident at TIMEP focusing on COVID-19, public health, and access to data and information in MENA. She works mainly in the fields of maternal and newborn health, mental health, and now on COVID-19 in the academic...

Chaima Bouhlel

Chaima Bouhlel is a Nonresident Fellow at TIMEP focusing on decentralization in North Africa. She is an independent consultant based in Tunisia. Over the past few years, her work has focused on the decentralization reforms taking place since the adoption...

Audrey Bolus

Audrey Bolus is the Programs and Communications Associate at TIMEP. She holds an MA in Global Communications from The George Washington University and a BA in International Studies and French, with a minor in Arabic from the University of Alabama....