McKinley Knoop

Research Assistant, Middle East Program

McKinley Knoop is a research assistant with the Middle East Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), where she works on projects relating to great power competition in the Middle East. Prior to joining CSIS, she was head baker at the Wydown, interned at the Institute for the Study of War, and conducted independent research in Morocco. She holds a B.A. in Middle East studies and history from Dickinson College.

Contact Information
Email: mknoop [at]
Tel: 202-457-8749