Michael Rubin

American Enterprise Institute

Michael Rubin is a former Pentagon official whose major research areas are the Middle East, Turkey, Iran and diplomacy. Rubin instructs senior military officers deploying to the Middle East and Afghanistan on regional politics, and teaches classes regarding Iran, terrorism, and Arab politics on board deploying U.S. aircraft carriers. Rubin has lived in post-revolution Iran, Yemen, both pre- and post-war Iraq, and spent time with the Taliban before 9/11....read more

-Middle East          -Russia

Suggested Topics: 
-Engagement with rogue regimes
-Turkey-U.S. relations
- Kurdish relations in the Middle East                                                                  - Russia's role in Syria                             - U.S. Russia Relations                           - North Korea as a rogue regime       - Iran

Recent AHS Chapters:
-Carnegie Mellon University
-University of Virginia
-University of Wisconsin                 -Brown University
-University of Texas, Austin