Dr. Soud brings to I.R. Consilium the research, analysis, and communication skills he has developed in over two decades of work as an educator, researcher, and writer. He has been one of the principal drivers behind I.R. Consilium’s work in energy security and was a contributing author to the reports on Downstream Oil Theft for the Atlantic Council. He has published books and articles for both academic and general readers in intellectual and political history, cultural events, literary criticism, and weapons. Dr. Soud is expert in tracking down sources, assessing complex situations, discerning deep connections and patterns of influence, and presenting his analyses in clear, precise, and accessible terms. He earned an AB in English from Davidson College, an MA in English from the University of Delaware, and a DPhil in English from the University of Oxford.
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