As a former research associate for the Middle East Task Force, Jennifer Parker contributed to the program’s aim of bringing new perspectives to longstanding conflicts and reinvigorating U.S. policy in the region. She provided program and research support to Leila Hilal, director of the Middle East Task Force.
Jennifer was an assistant editor at the "Middle East Channel," an online publication of Foreign Policy Magazine, the Project on Middle East Political Science, and New America’s Middle East Task Force. Parker also writes the Mideast Brief.
Jennifer majored in political science at Yale. She has worked for The New Yorker, Slate Magazine, Foreign Policy Magazine, and has blogged for The New York Times.