Dr Fatima el Issawi is a British Lebanese scholar and journalist. She is Senior Lecturer in Journalism and Media studies at the University of Essex’s Department of Literature, Film and Theatre Studies (LiFTS).
Senior Lecturer in Journalism and Media Studies,University of Essex, UK
Francesco Cavatorta is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at the Université Laval in Quebec, Canada. Since the outbreak of the Arab uprisings Professor Cavatorta has been part of numerous collaborative research projects attempting to explain the causes and consequences of the revolts.
Professor of Political Science,Université Laval, Québec (QC), Canada
Maati Monjib is a Professor of Contemporary History at the University of Mohammed V-Rabat and a political analyst with extensive expertise in politics, media and social movements in Morocco and the MENA region in general.
Professor of Contemporary History,University of Mohammed V-Rabat, Morocco
Kjetil Selvik is a Senior Research Fellow at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs. He holds a PhD in political science from SciencesPo in Paris. Selvik specializes in comparative politics and has extensive fieldwork experience from working in Iran and the Arab world.
Senior Research Fellow,Norwegian Institute of International Affairs
Dr Dimitris Boucas is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Department of Management, London School of Economics and the University of Essex. His research interests include digital technology policy, media policy, alternative journalism and social innovation. He has recently completed working on the EU-funded project netCommons, which examines community networks as complementary or alternative to the standard Internet.
Researcher, London School of Economics and Political Science , Univ of Essex