Experts & Staff

Andrew Lebovich

Policy Fellow

Areas of expertise

Religion, politics, and society in North Africa; the Sahara; the Sahel

Languages

English, French, Arabic

Biography

Andrew Lebovich is a policy fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. His research focuses on North Africa and the Sahel.

Lebovich is currently a doctoral candidate in African History at Columbia University in New York, where he studies religion, politics, and society in North Africa, the Sahara, and the Sahel. He previously worked for the Open Society Initiative in West Africa (OSIWA) as a Sahel consultant, advising the organisation on political, social, and security issues in West Africa and the Sahel, and for the New America Foundation. He has lived and conducted field and archival research in France, Algeria, Morocco, Senegal, Mali, and Niger.

Lebovich graduated Magna Cum Laude from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in History in 2009. His writings have appeared in Foreign Policy, The Atlantic, and the Combating Terrorism Center's publication Sentinel, among other outlets.

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In the media

Andrew Lebovich is interviewed by France 24 about the coup in Mali and the evolution in the situation. 

Andrew Lebovich explains the coup and recent developments in Mali.

Andrew Lebovich analyses the recent coup in Mali.