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Karim E. El-Baz

Karim E. El-Baz

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Biography

Karim El-Baz is an assistant professor in the Political Science program at Galala University and a research fellow at the Royal Military College of Canada. His research primarily focuses on the proliferation of WMD delivery vehicles in the Middle East, with a specific emphasis on emerging technologies, missiles, and drones.

Dr. El-Baz has contributed significantly to various academic journals, think tanks, and policy research centers. His work has been cited in reputable research entities, including the Congressional Research Service and Forbes. Dr. El-Baz is dedicated to advancing knowledge in Political Science and is committed to addressing critical issues in international relations.

Qualifications

  • Research Fellow, Hames Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.
  • Policy Research Fellow, The University of Chicago.
  • Research Fellow, The National Defense University, U.S. Department of Defence.
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Sandia National Laboratories, U.S. Department of Energy.
  • Post-Doc Fellow, The Royal Military College of Canada.
  • Ph.D. War Studies, The Royal Military College of Canada.
  • M.A Political Science, Tübingen University, Germany.
  • Double B.A. in political Science , History , The American university in Cairo.

Publications

Area Of Research

  • International Relations
  • Climate Change
  • Arms Control
  • Energy Policies
  • Nonproliferation Studies 
  • 4th Generation Warfare, and Drones

Projects

  • Assessing the risks of hypersonic glide vehicles on the NATO Air Defence Strategies – The Royal Military College of Canada.
  • Development and formulation of arms control policies – The U.S Department of Energy.
  • An Assessment of the impact of PRC’s MALE Drones Purchases in the Middle East on the U.S. – Middle East Strategic Partnership– Harris Public Policy Center, the University of Chicago.
  • An Assessment of the Chemical Weapons Used in the Syrian Civil-War – James Martine Center for Nonproliferation Studies.
  • The AUC Forum Data Bank – the American university in Cairo.

Awards/Honorable Mentions

  • Research Fellow, Hames Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies
  • Policy Research Fellow, The University of Chicago
  • Research Fellow, The National Defense University, U.S. Department of Defence
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Sandia National Laboratories, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Post-Doc Fellow, The Royal Military College of Canada
  • COV-19 ResResearch Award, The Royal Military College of Canada
  • HUSS Award, The American University in Cairo
  • German Federal Foreign Office Grant, Tübingen University

Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Political Science, Galala University, August 2023-Present
  • Research Fellow, Hames Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies
  • Policy Research Fellow, The University of Chicago
  • Research Fellow, The National Defense University, U.S. Department of Defence
  • Visiting Research Fellow, Sandia National Laboratories, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Post-Doc Fellow, The Royal Military College of Canada
  • Lecturer, The Royal Military College of Canada, September 2020, August 2022
  • Associate Researcher, AUC Forum, June 2016 – June 2018

Non-academic jobs

  • Chief of Public Relations and Communications, Nexus Analytica, 2023

  • Chief of Governmental and Non-Governmental Affairs, Nexus Analytic