Omid Shokri Kalehsar is a Washington-based Senior Energy Security Analyst, currently serving as a Visiting Research Scholar in the Schar, School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. Omid is a PhD Candidate in International Relations at Yalova University.
His primary research interest lies in Energy diplomacy, U.S. energy policy, geopolitics of energy, Iran-Turkey relations, Iran-Russia relations, and energy diplomacy in Central Asia and the Caspian Sea. He has ten years of extensive professional experience in global energy market studies, energy security and geopolitical risk.
Twitter Handle: @ushukrik