Marc Owen Jones

Associate Professor, Middle East Studies, Hamad bin Khalifa University

Marc Owen Jones is an associate professor of Middle East Studies at HBKU, and expert on digital authoritarianism and disinformation.. He is the author of several books on the Middle East and digital technology, including ‘Political Repression in Bahrain’ published by Cambridge University Press and ‘Digital Authoritarianism in the Middle East’ published by Oxford University Press. Dr. Jones’ research has been featured in a number of international outlets, including the New York Times, BBC, Bloomberg, Time Magazine and The Washington Post.