Dr. Asaad Almohammad

Dr. Asaad Almohammad is a Senior Research Fellow with the Program on Extremism at George Washington University. He has spent several years coordinating and working on research projects across ISIS-held territories in Syria and Iraq. Using primary sources, he has examined a number of administrative, operational, and military trends of jihadi organizations. He has published on a wide variety of topics relating to these themes, including middle management structure, media production and information security, intelligence and counterintelligence operations, improvised use of technology, child soldiering, prison system and terrorists’ use of enhanced interrogation methods, and radicalization leading to violence. He completed his doctorate in political psychology and marketing. Dr. Asaad is a former national security practitioner.