John P. Entelis is professor of political science and associate director of the Middle East Studies program at Fordham University.
Andrew J. Tabler is the Martin J. Gross fellow in the Program on Arab Politics at The Washington Institute, where he focuses on Syria and U.S. policy in the Levant.
David Schenker is the Aufzien fellow and director of the Program on Arab Politics at The Washington Institute.
Matthew Levitt is the Fromer-Wexler fellow and director of The Washington Institute's Stein Program on Counterterrorism and Intelligence.