Rana Ibrahem is a research specialist at the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University, where her work focuses primarily on identity security and democratic governance. Rana manages the institute’s Project on the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), which contributes to the regional organization’s security dialogue and frames potential policy solutions. Rana has worked as a policy fellow with Endeavor in Amman, Jordan, to analyze the efficacy of economic and social policies affecting Jordan’s growing technology sector and its young entrepreneurs, which was supported in part by the American Whig-Cliosophic Society Fellowship Award in Public Service. Rana earned a Bachelor of Arts from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. Her baccalaureate thesis 'Imagined Other or Next Great Threat: Perceptions of Muslims in the European Public Sphere' (2015) addressed the impact of perceptions on the political and regional instabilities surrounding the migrant crisis. Rana is a native Arabic speaker and professional in Spanish.