AM Candidate in Regional Studies—Middle East
Tim is a first year master’s student at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies. He graduated from the The Citadel in 2007, where he studied history, and was commissioned an officer in the Army. His most recent assignment as a regional specialist focused on the Middle East and North Africa has taken him from the Gulf to Morocco and most points of interest between. He is focused on US defense policy and partnerships in the region, and cooperation with diplomatic, economic, and development experts. Tim is researching the history of Arab nationalism, military identity, and political history, as well as modern Arabic war literature.