Director of the Middle East Security Program at the Center for a New American Security
Ilan Goldenberg is Senior Fellow and Director of the Middle East Security Program at the Center for a New American Security. He is a foreign policy and defense expert with extensive government experience covering Iran’s nuclear program, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the broader challenges facing the Middle East.
Yoel Guzansky joined INSS as a research fellow in 2009 after coordinating work on the Iranian nuclear challenge at the National Security Council in the Prime Minister’s Office (2005-2009). He was part of a group of experts to devise a public diplomacy strategy with regard to Iran, and he coordinated a team for a national security assessment vis-à-vis Iran. He was also part of a team that dealt with integration of intelligence assessments.
U.S. diplomat and president of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Richard Nathan Haass is an American diplomat. He has been president of the Council on Foreign Relations since July 2003, prior to which he was Director of Policy Planning for the United States Department of State and a close advisor to Secretary of State Colin Powell.
Pervez Hoodbhoy has taught in the physics department at Quaid-e-Azam University in Islamabad for more than 35 years and now also teaches at the School of Science and Engineering at the Lahore University of Management Sciences.
Associate Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California. His most recent book is Achieving Nuclear Ambitions: Scientists, Politicians, and Proliferation (Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Executive Vice President, the Brookings Institution
Martin Indyk is vice president and director of Foreign Policy at Brookings. He previously served as U.S. ambassador to Israel, assistant secretary of state for near eastern affairs, and special assistant to the President and senior director for near east and south asia at the National Security Council.
Visiting fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Ash Jain, a visiting fellow at The Washington Institute, served as a member of the State Department’s Policy Plan- ning Staff from 2004 to 2010 and provided counsel to U.S. officials on the strategic challenges posed by Iran and other actors.