Prof. Dr. James Piscatori
Fellow, Wadham College and Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Oxford University, Oxford; Member, Faculties of Social Studies and Oriental Studies, University of Oxford.
Former positions: Professor, Department of International Politics, University of Wales; Associate Professor, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University, Washington D.C.; Research Fellow, Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House, London; Islam Team Director, Fundamentalism Project, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Cambridge.
Selected writings: Monarchies and Nations: Globalisation and Identity in the Arab States of the Gulf (2005); Islam, Islamists, and the Electoral Principle (2000); Transnational Religion and Fading States (co-author, 1997).
Participated in the following Round Tables: