Maxim A. Suchkov, PhD, is an Associate Research Fellow at ISPI. Currently, he is the editor of Al-Monitor’s Russia-Mideast coverage. He also is a non-resident expert of the Russian International Affairs Council and of the Valdai International Discussion Club.
Suchkov was a Fulbright visiting fellow at Georgetown University (2010-11) and New York University (2015). Maxim’s areas of interest include Russian foreign policy, US-Russia relations, security and counter-terrorism in the Middle East. In addition to his native Russian, he speaks English and Spanish.