Nassef is the founder of Co-IRIS (International Relations and Islamic Studies Research Cohort) and PHISO (Philippine International Studies Organization). Editor of the following international journals and book series:
– International Journal of Islam in Asia (Brill Publishers)
– Global South Journal of International Studies (in progress)
– International Relations in Southeast Asia series (Routledge)
– Islam and International Relations series (Gerlach Press)
– Islam and Global Studies series (Palgrave Macmillan)
– Islam in the Philippines series (DLSU Publishing House)
– Islam in Southeast Asia series (Palgrave Macmillan)
PhD, METU, Ankara, 2016
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Nassef works on theoretical research between Islam and International Relations, Muslim governance in the Philippines, and political interaction of Muslim societies with Western modernity.
Personal Interests
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