Tunis.- led the latest Zorba discussion session on the presidential and parliamentary elections in Tunis. Kahlaoui obtained his Ph.D. in History of Art from the University of Pennsylvania, and is currently Assistant Professor at South Mediterranean University. Formely, he was Assistant Professor of Islamic History and Civilization at Rutgers University (New Jersey). After the revolution, he was the director of l’Institut Tunisien des Etudes Stratégiques (ITES) 2012-2014. Tarek also comments and writes regularly in Arabic and English on Middle Eastern issues and politics.