Khaled Mahmoud is the Media and Communications Manager at the DI. From 2011-2015, he was Assistant Researcher at the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies. Prior to this Khaled was Senior Editor and a news desk manager at Yahoo!.
His research interests are focused on political activism through social and digital media. He has been a researcher with the Civitas program, monitoring public opinion amongst diaspora Palestinians and a Research Associate with Professor Nathan Brown, examining the political participation of the Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan. His articles have appeared in a number of print and on-line media, as well as in peer-reviewed journals. He is the author of two Arabic books, Social Media and the Dynamics of Change in the Arab World (2011); and The Present and Future Realities of Israeli Security (2007).
He holds a BA in Political Science and an MA in International Relations, both from the University of Jordan.