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Parker, Tyler

Political Science
Boston College


I am a PhD student in Political science at Boston College, where I focus on international relations, diplomacy, and security in the Middle East and North Africa. I have a particular interest in Yemen and the Arab Gulf states. I received my MA in Islamic and Near Eastern Studies from Washington University in St. Louis. I hold a BA in Arabic from Ohio State, and have studied and worked in Jordan and Morocco.

DISCIPLINE
Political Science
SUB AREAS
Islamic Thought   
Islamic Studies   
Terrorism   
Colonialism   
Arabic   
Security Studies   
Foreign Relations   
Gulf Studies   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
AREAS OF INTEREST
All Middle East   
Arab States   
Yemen   
Arabian Peninsula   
SPECIALTIES
Security and diplomacy in the the Gulf and Yemen   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Advanced)   
EDUCATION
MA2018Jewish, Islamic, and Near Eastern Languages and CuWashington University in St. Louis
BA2015ArabicThe Ohio State University
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Tyler Parker