Muhammad Dan Suleiman is a political science and security researcher at the University of Western Australia (UWA), Perth. He has BA in Political Science (Ghana), MA in International Law (Sydney Law School), and MA (Research) in Politics and International Relations (Macquarie University). His research focuses on the international politics of Africa, peace and security in Africa, and Islamism and political violence in West Africa. Muhammad is affiliated with the UWA Africa Research Cluster and the UWA Centre for Muslim States and Societies. He is also a student of Islamic thought.