President of the Jordan-based Political Studies of the Middle East Center, Founder of the US-based Geostrategic and Media Center.
Al Makahleh has been working as a media adviser for notable personalities in the Middle East. As an anchor journalist and columnist at various media outlets and think-tanks, Al Makahleh, has published scores of academic and political books. He has taken part in many international conferences in the USA, UK, France, Germany, Norway, Russia, Jordan, Turkey, Lebanon, UAE, Bahrain, Iraq, Switzerland, Austria and Sweden. Al Makahleh has chronicled the modern history of his country in Jordan's Spiritual Leader: King Hussein's Charismatic Qualities and His Majesty King Abdullah II’s Traits: Leader and Teacher. Al Makahleh has obtained unprecedented access to extremists who traveled to Syria and Iraq to fight and are now serving time in prison which helped him finish his book: Into the Terrorist Minds: Through Their Own Eyes. Dr. Al Makahleh holds a PhD in marketing politics, first Master’s Degree in Media, second Master’s degree in international politics.