Ali Adeeb Alnaemi is an Iraqi journalist and Arabic language lecturer. He worked for three and a half years for the New York Times in Baghdad covering the war on Iraq. He moved to the USA in 2007 and earned his MA in journalism at NYU. He is currently working as Arabic language lecturer in the Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Department at NYU. He also contributes to several publications and media outlets like Jadaliyya, Raseef 22, Frontline-PBS and Al-Jazeera America.