Our podcast series presents discussions about Middle Eastern current events, history, and politics with experts and professors from UCF.
Ep. 1 – David Dumke 7/20/2017
Director of the PMBF Program, David Dumke, discusses President Trump’s trip to the Middle East in the first installment of our PMBF Podcast Series.
Ep. 2 – Dr. Manar Elkhaldi 8/3/2017
Dr. Elkhaldi, a recent UCF graduate with a PhD. in Security Studies, discusses her research regarding the influence of religion in the Middle East.
Ep. 3 – Dr. Konstantin Ash 8/29/2017
Dr. Ash, an assistant professor in the UCF Political Science department, sat down to discuss his research as it pertains to one of the most well-known conflicts in the world right now: the Syrian Civil War.
Ep. 4 – Dr. Powell and Dr. Bell 09/19/2017
Dr. Powell Assistant Professor in the UCF Political Science Department & amp; Dr. Curtis Bell sat down to discuss their research as it pertains to food and security in the Middle East.
Ep. 5 – Dr. Peter Jacques – 10/17/2017
Dr. Jacques Professor and Internship Coordinator in the UCF Political Science Department
Ep. 6 – Ambassador Elam – Thomas
Ambassador Elam-Thomas Diplomacy Program Director at UCF Global Perspectives
Ep. 7 – Dr. Teddy Reynolds
Ted Reynolds is the Global Connections Senior Research Fellow in Terrorism Studies for the Office of the Special Assistant to the President for Global Perspectives at the University of Central Florida. His work focuses on using both qualitative and quantitative methods of research to understand terrorist/extremist radicalization and participation, particularly within social media and other computer mediated communication (CMC) environments.
Ep. 8 – Interview – Students Organize for Syria at UCF
Ep. 9 – Dr. Gunes Murat Tezcur
Ep. 10 – Dr. Roger Handberg