Iranian security and foreign policy, civil-military relations, the role of Islam in military and foreign policy, and U.S. policy in the Middle East.
MA (Tel Aviv University), serves as a junior researcher at the Center for Iranian Studies and the Moshe Dayan Center and is a PhD candidate in the Graduate School of History at Tel Aviv University. She is also a pre-doctoral research fellow at Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs in the International Security Program and the Dubai Initiative.
Annie Tracy Samuel presented a paper at the Gulf Studies Conference, University of Exeter, Jun. 29 – Jul. 2, 2011, on “Perceptions and Narratives of Security: The Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, the Iran-Iraq War and Security in the Gulf.”