Eva Kahan is a research assistant on the Counterterrorism portfolio at the Institute for the Study of War. Eva graduated from Tufts University with a Bachelors of the Arts in International Relations and History, concentrating in the Middle East. She wrote her senior thesis on the demography of the Jordanian military. Eva is an alumna of ISW's 2018 Hertog War Studies Program. She also studied at the American University in Cairo in Egypt as a fellow with the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA I).