Shay Khatiri

Researcher & Analysis

Shay Khatiri is a strategic studies scholar at the Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies, where he is an Ambassador Andreas Baum fellow. He received his BA in political science from Arizona State University. His graduate studies are focused on U.S. policy in the Middle East.

He has researched Iranian politics, history, and public opinion at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies and the American Enterprise Institute. Shay grew up in Iran, is fluent in Persian, and currently works in Washington, D.C. as a national security consultant.