Associate Fellow, Middle East and North Africa Programme
Kristian Coates Ulrichsen
Contact information
+001 206 427 8042 (based in Texas, USA)


  • Political evolution of Arab Gulf monarchies
  • Changing patterns of internal and external security in the Gulf
  • The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the global economy
  • Impact of Arab Spring upheavals in the Gulf
  • Country expertise on Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates


2013 - Kuwait Fellow, Baker Institute
Visiting Fellow, Middle East Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science 
2008 - 13Kuwait Research Fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science
2006 - 08Senior Analyst, Gulf Centre for Strategic Studies


  • Norwegian, Greek, French, Arabic