Courses Taught


  • Instructor, Gender and Politics in the Middle East

  • Instructor, Government and Politics of the Middle East 

  • Instructor, Gender, Islam and Society

    • University of Wisconsin-Madison: Spring 2021

  • Gender and Politics in Iran/ Women and Politics: A Global Perspective

    • Rice University: Fall 2016, Spring 2016

    • 12-week independent study course


  • Instructor, Introduction to Research Methodology

    • University of Houston: Fall 2012

    • 12-week in-person course

Teaching Interests

  • The Politics of Authoritarianism

  • Comparative Legislatures and Institutions

  • Politics of the Middle East and North Africa

  • Politics and Gender in the Middle East

  • Research Methodology for Social Scientists

  • Women and Politics

  • Gender and Islam

  • Local Governance and Decentralization

  • Political Systems of the Middle East

  • Democratization

  • Comparative Politics

  • Political Party Systems in the Middle East

Visiting Jordan with students, March 2019

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