David Schenker

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

David Schenker is the Aufzien fellow and director of the Program on Arab Politics at The Washington Institute. Previously, he served in the Office of the Secretary of Defense as Levant country director, the Pentagon's top policy aide on the Arab countries of the Levant. In that capacity, he was responsible for advising the secretary and other senior Pentagon leadership on the military and political affairs of Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and the Palestinian....read more

Region:
-Middle East

Suggested Topics: 
-The so-called Arab Spring
-Democracy promotion in the Middle East
-U.S. foreign and military assistance to the Middle East

Recent AHS Chapters:
-University of Oregon                             -Duke University                                       -University of Wisconsin                       -Ohio State University                             -University of Dallas