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Cuyler, Zachary

Graduate Student, History/MEIS
New York University


Zachary Cuyler is a recent graduate of Georgetown's MA program in Arab Studies. His research interests include technopolitics and the history of energy and infrastructure in Lebanon and Syria. He is currently contributing a chapter based on his MA thesis to The Social History of Labor in the Oil Industry, an edited volume being published as part of the FIRB (Basic Research Investment Fund) project "Engines of Growth: For a Global History of the Conflict Between Renewable, Fossil, and Fissile Energies (1972-1992)," based at the Universities of Padua and Venice, Ca’ Foscari, and is organized in partnership with the International Institute of Social History (IISH) and the Department of Humanities of the University of Trieste.

DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
19th-21st Centuries   
Energy Studies   
Arab Studies   
Transnationalism   
Political Economy   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Lebanon   
Syria   
SPECIALTIES
20th century history of energy in the Levant   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Fluent)   
Persian (Intermediate)   
French (Elementary)   
EDUCATION
MA2014Arab StudiesGeorgetown University
BA2011HistoryUniversity of Texas, Austin
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Zachary Cuyler






zack.cuyler@gmail.com