Gaml Soltan is the director of Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies (ACPSS), Cairo, Egypt. Past responsiblities in the ACPSS included the leading position in two ACPSS’s programs: Middle East in World Politics program and Survey Research porgram. He has served for two years (1999-2001) as the editor of the ACPSS’s “Strategic Papers”, a monthly series of policy oriented monographs published in both Arabic and English. His recent publications include: Contending Political Forces in Post Saddam Iraq; The U.S. Policy in Iraq; Arab Politics and the Palestinian Intifada; Political Culture and Political Participation in Egypt; Security Perceptions in the Arab World and Euro-Med Relations.
During the period 2006-2009, Dr. Soltan served as a professor of political science in the American University in Cairo, where he taught courses on theory of international relations, Middle East politics, Egyptian Foreign policy, and the international relations of the Middle East.
Gamal Abdel Gawad Soltan has a Ph. D. in political science from Northern Illinois University (1995).