James Fromson

James Fromson is a Researcher at SREO.

A former research associate with the Council on Foreign Relations and the Middle East Institute, James works on research design and conducts assessments at SREO.


A graduate of Amherst College summa cum laude with Distinction, James has conducted extensive research work on the Middle East, and his writings have appeared in Foreign Policy, War on the Rocks, Survival, The National Interest, and Foreign Affairs. 


James is also an avid rower and cellist.



Levantine Arabic: Full Professional Proficiency

Modern Standard Arabic: Nearly Fluent (11/12 ALTA assessment)