Dana Stuster is a Middle East and security policy specialist with extensive writing and editing experience.

He is the Deputy Foreign Policy Editor for Lawfare, where he edits and manages the site's Middle East vertical, Omphalos. He is also currently a PhD student in the Political Science program at Yale University.

He has published policy reports and articles on U.S. counterterrorism efforts, the Iran nuclear agreement, and Islamophobic rhetoric in U.S. political discourse, among other subjects. He has briefed Hill staff, political candidates, and appeared on news broadcasts to discuss the policy implications of his research.

His writing has appeared in Foreign Policy magazine, The Atlantic, Defense One, the Los Angeles Times, and The Hill, and been cited in major news outlets and academic journals.

Follow him on Twitter: @JDanaStuster.