Dr. Ana Belén Soage holds a Ph.D. in Middle Eastern Studies (University of Granada & American University in Cairo). She is currently based in Madrid, where she teaches Political Science at Suffolk University.
Dr. Soage has studied and worked in several Western European and Arab countries and is fluent in Spanish, English, Arabic and French.
She has published multiple articles, book reviews and book chapters on issues related to Political Islam, both in the Muslim world and in the West, and to International Relations with a focus on the Middle East.
In addition, she is a member of the editorial boards of Politics, Religion & Ideology and Religion Compass.