Dr. Mohamed-Ali Adraoui is a French Political Scientist working on contemporary International Relations and contemporary Islam. He holds a Ph.D. from Sciences Po in Paris for his work on contemporary Salafism. Currently, Dr. Adraoui is a Visiting Researcher here at the Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Dr. Adraoui's current research deals with the history of the US foreign policy towards the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood.
He has held academic positions at the European University Institute in Florence and the National University of Singapore. His work on Contemporary Salafism is under contract with Oxford University Press. He has also edited a volume on the Islamist movements’ foreign policies published with Oxford University Press.