Mohammed Issam Laaroussi
Senior International Relations Researcher at TRENDS
PhD International Relations
Dr. Mohammed Issam Laaroussi, is a Professor of International Relations and a Senior Research Fellow, for the Middle East program at TRENDS Research & Advisory. Dr. Laaroussi is experienced in the analyses of the evolving multi-dimensional aspects of strategic and security issues, with over 20 years of expertise. His main areas of expertise are International Law, Management of International Organizations, National Security Approaches, and Foreign Policy Analysis, Crisis Management, and Geo-Strategic Studies, Terrorism Affairs, Leadership and Governance, with a focus on the MENA and Europe regions.
Dr. Issam represents TRENDS in different media outlets (Abu Dhabi TV-Sky News Arabia-Al Hora channel) to shed the light on different political issues and provide analysis on current ongoing issues in the MENA region. Dr Issam is regarded as an academic writer with insights and articles published in different specialized reviews, with his work also appearing in China Radio International (CRI), for whom he is a columnist. Dr Issam Laaroussi holds a PhD in International Relations as well as an MA in Security and Defense Studies from the Mohammed V University, in Rabat, Morocco.