Karim Haggag

Karim Haggag

Karim Haggag
Visiting Professor, Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies, National Defense University

Professor Karim Haggag is a career Egyptian diplomat and a Visiting Professor at the U.S. Department of Defense/National Defense University’s Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies. He has served in numerous capacities as part of Egypt’s Foreign Service focusing on Middle East regional security, arms control and non-proliferation, and Arab-Israeli diplomacy. Professor Haggag served as the Director of the Egyptian Press and Information Office in Washington DC from 2007-2011 and in the Office of the Presidency in Cairo responsible for US-Egyptian relations and economic policy coordination from 2002-2007.

M.A., War Studies, King’s College, London
B.A., International Relations, American University in Cairo