Jonathan S. Paris is a London-based Middle East, Transatlantic Relations, and Radicalization analyst and an Adjunct Fellow at the Hudson Institute of Washington, D.C. Formerly a Middle East Fellow with the Council on Foreign Relations in New York and a Senior Associate Member at St. Antony’s College, Oxford, he has written and commented in media extensively on counter-terrorism, U.S. foreign policy, the Middle East, Radicalization in Europe, Transatlantic Relations and South and Southeast Asia.
He is the co-author of the first book on Indonesia’s transition to democracy entitled The Politics of Post-Suharto Indonesia (Brookings 1998).
He taught at Yale University on Islam and Politics in the Middle East, and the Arab-Israeli conflict from 1994-97. He is a member of the IISS in London, the Advisory Board of the American University of Paris Business School in Paris and the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, he is a graduate of Yale University (B.A., Political and Economic Systems, 1975) and Stanford Law School (J.D., 1978).