Adrian Shahbaz is the Research Manager for Freedom on the Net, Freedom House's annual assessment of global internet freedom. He also serves as an analyst on the Middle East and North Africa. Prior to joining Freedom House in 2013, he was a researcher at the United Nations, the European Parliament, and the OSCE. His commentary has been cited by the Wall Street Journal, NPR's All Things Considered, Al Jazeera English, Washington Post, Columbia Journalism Review, Slate, Vice News, and others. He holds a master’s degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science.