Jason Zhou is the Evans Hanson Fellow at the Institute for the Study of War (ISW). His work focuses on supporting forecasting and intelligence planning efforts across the portfolios covered by ISW. Jason contributed to ISW’s most recent report on ISIS resurgence in Iraq and Syria, titled “ISIS’s Second Comeback.” He has also conducted research on Iraqi politics and ISIS’s global network. Jason is an alumnus of ISW’s Hertog War Studies Program and received his B.A. in Public Policy from the University of Chicago.