Ahmed Nabil Ahmed

Ahmed Nabil Ahmed

PhD Candidate
Sarasohn Fellow




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 Political Science

Ahmed Nabil Ahmed

Ahmed is a Ph.D. student, formal Graduate Teaching Assistant, Diplomacy Instructor, and Diplomat on leave. He is broadly interested in regional security theory, especially in the Middle East, civil war, and Military technology. Ahmed previously received his master’s degree and B.S. from Cairo University with a Major concentration in Political Science and a minor concentration in Economics. Ahmed has gained professional experience as a diplomat for 12 years. He has served in different interesting positions such as in Libya (2009-2012) during the emergence of the Libyan revolution, and in Washington D.C. (2014-2018). Ahmed’s major subfield is World Politics, and two minor subfields are American Politics and Public Administration. His research focus is on military technology's impacts on civil wars. He also works on the new diplomatic tools that are being used to settle the conflicts and the factors which impact regional security cooperation and the formation of alliances.

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

 - Civil wars.

- Military Technology.

- Regional Security.

- Middle Eastern Affairs.

- Diplomacy.


  • M.A. at Cairo University
  • B.S. at Cairo University
  • Diploma of the Diplomatic Studies at the Institute for Diplomatic Studies, Egypt

Awards and grants

  • Graduate Professional Scholarship recipient (2022-2023).
  •  Sarasohn Fellow (2023/2024).

Selected publications

-    Nabil, Ahmed (2015) "Alatas, S. Applying Ibn Khaldun: The Recovery of a lost Tradition in Sociology. London and New York: Routledge, 2014.," Journal of International and Global Studies: Vol. 7: No. 1, Article 14. DOI: 10.62608/2158-0669.1270 Available at: https://digitalcommons.lindenwood.edu/jigs/vol7/iss1/14


-     Nabil, Ahmed (2018) "Korkut, U. & Eslen-Ziya, H. Politics and Gender Identity in Turkey: Centralised Islam for Socio-Economic Control. New York: Routledge, 2018.," Journal of International and Global Studies: Vol. 9: No. 2, Article 33. DOI: 10.62608/2158-0669.1431 Available at: https://digitalcommons.lindenwood.edu/jigs/vol9/iss2/33

Other qualifications directly relevant to courses taught

 - Unitar Multilateral Diplomacy Course- 2007.

- University of Westminister, London, Course of International Law- June 2008.

- The Genva Center for Security Policy (GCSP)- Security threats Assessment Course- July 2008.

- Institute of Diplomacy & Foreign Relations (IDFR)- Strategic Planning Course- August 2008.

- The United Nations Regional Service Center in Entebbe (RSCE)- Course on Civilian Elements in Peace Keeping Missions, April 2013.

- Diplomatic Academy,Singapore, Small States Diplomacy Course, June 2014.

Courses taught by Ahmed Nabil Ahmed

Winter Term 2023

Winter Term 2022