MIDDLE EAST SPECIALIST
Kenneth Katzman is a specialist in Middle East affairs for the Congressional Research Service where he provides analysis on Persian Gulf political, military and diplomatic affairs, and on U.S. policy in that region, to members of Congress and their staffs. Dr. Katzman has served in government and the private sector as an analyst in Persian Gulf affairs, with special emphasis on Iran and Iraq.
Dr. Katzman has a Ph.D. in Political Science from New York University. His dissertation was entitled "Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps: Radical Ideology Despite Institutionalization in the Islamic Republic."