American Institute for Yemeni Studies
Dr. Najwa Adra is a cultural anthropologist with long-term research and consulting experience in Yemen. In 1978-79, she lived in a rural tribal community in Yemen’s Central Highlands while she conducted field research on the semiotics of dancing and tribal identity. Since then, she has conducted further...
University of Nebraska at Omaha
A native of Israel, Moshe Gershovich earned a BA from Tel Aviv University (1982), and a PhD from Harvard (1995). He has published French Military Rule over Morocco: Colonialism and its Consequences (Cass, 2000 ) as well as numerous scholarly articles in journals such as Middle Eastern Studies, Journal...
PhD Candidate, School of Human Evolution and Social Change
Arizona State University
Angie Abdelmonem is a PhD candidate in Anthropology in the School of Human Evolution and Social Change at Arizona State University. Her dissertation research examines the strategies of social movements to combat public sexual harassment in post-Revolution Egypt. She is also part of a joint project examining...
Prof., Middle East Studies
Robert Mason is an Associate Professor and Director of the Middle East Studies Center at the American University in Cairo and a Visiting Scholar at the Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia at NYU, New York. His research focus is on the international relations of the Middle East (with an emphasis...
Lecturer, Institute of Arab & Islamic Studies
University of Exeter
Katherine Natanel was recently awarded a PhD in Gender Studies from SOAS and is currently a Senior Teaching Fellow at the SOAS Centre for Gender Studies. Katherine is co-convenor of the MA Gender Studies programme, as well as co-convenor of the courses ‘Gender Theory and the Study of Asia, Africa and...
Middle Eastern History
Dr. Ido Zelkovitz is Erasmus Mundus Post-doctorate fellow in The Center of Methods in Social Sciences and The Institute of Sociology at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany. Dr. Ido Zelkovitz is teaching in the department of Middle Eastern History and he is also a research fellow at the...