Dr Jessica Watkins

Dr Jessica Watkins

Research Officer

Middle East Centre

Telephone
+44(0)20 7852 3625
Room No
PAN.10.01
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Languages
Arabic, English
Key Expertise
Middle East

About me

Jessica is Research Officer at the Middle East Centre, currently working on a DFID-funded project looking at regional drivers of conflict in Iraq and Syria. The project ties in with Jessica’s previous research at the Rand Corporation into Iraqi and regional security issues. Her PhD at the Department of War Studies, King’s College London, was on policing and dispute management in Jordan.

Expertise Details

Middle East policing; Jordanian national identity; Contemporary Iraqi politics & security; international politics of the Middle East

My research