Research and Publications
Leveling the Field: Gender Inequity in Academia During COVID. (with Nermin Allam and Gail Buttorff). 2021. PS: Political Science & Politics. See related posts on Inside Higher Ed, al-Fanar Media, and APSA-MENA Newsletter.
Women in Legislative Committees in Arab Parliaments. (with Laila Elimam). 2020. Journal of Comparative Politics, 51 (1): 139-167. See related post on Carnegie Endowment for International Peace: Sada
Elite-Citizen Linkages and Issue Congruence under Competitive Authoritarianism. (with Abdullah Aydogan). 2019. Parliamentary Affairs, 73 (1): 66-88. See related post on Washington Post.
Drivers of Tolerance: Experimental Evidence from Post-revolutionary Egypt. (with Mazen Hassan). 2019. Political Research Quarterly, 72 (2): 293-309.
Women’s Political Representation in the Middle East and North Africa. 2018. Oxford Bibliographies in Political Science.
Book and Edited Volume
Women’s Political Representation and Authoritarian Politics in the Arab World. Book Manuscript
Women’s Political Participation in Bahrain. (with Ariana Marnicio). 2020. In Women Rising: Resistance, Revolution, and Reform in the Arab Spring and Beyond, edited by Rita Stephan and Mounira Charrad. New York University Press
Toward Understanding the Link between Good Governance and Support for Female Politicians in the Arab World. 2020. In The Politics of Corruption in the Middle East and North Africa, edited by Ina Kubbe and Aiysha Varriach. Routledge: Development Studies Series.
Examining Female Membership and Leadership of Legislative Committees in Jordan. (with Laila Elimam). 2020. In The Politics of Empowerment in the MENA Region, edited by Drude Dahlerup and Hanane Darhour. Palgrave Macmillan.
Challenges Facing Women’s Political Participation Post Arab Spring: The Cases of Egypt and Tunisia. 2016. In Empowering Women After the Arab Spring, edited by Marwa Shalaby and Valentine Moghadam. Palgrave Macmillan.
Work in Progress
Attitudes Towards Female Politicians in Morocco. Under Review.
Perilous Pedagogy: Teaching Gender in the Middle East and North Africa at Home and Beyond. (With Nermin Allam and Hind Zaki). Under Review.
Female Representation in Morocco's Local Politics: The Struggle to Achieve Beyond Gender Quotas. (With Carolyn Barnett). Under Review
When Inequalities Interconnect: Female Scholars Productivity Amid COVID-19 Pandemic in the MENA region. (With Nermin Allam and Gail Buttorff). Under Review.
On the Intersection of Gender and Public Policy Research in the Arab World. Under Review
The Supply and Success of Female Candidates in Turkish Local Politics: Party Ideology, Institutional Mechanisms or Both? (With Melissa Marschall)
Gender Differential Effects of Group Composition on Perceptions of Legitimacy. (With Kristen Kao, Ellen Lust, and Chagai Weiss)
Parliamentary Questions and Authoritarian Responsiveness in Jordan. (With Scott Williamson)
Who Supports Gender Quotas in Authoritarian and Transitioning Regimes in MENA. (With Yuree Noh)
Dynamics of Political Tolerance in Transitioning Tunisia: Religious, Economic, or Government Endorsements? (With Mazen Hassan)
Other Writings and Reviews
Gender Stereotypes and Women’s Political Representation in MENA, APSA-MENA Politics Newsletter. Volume 3, Issue 2, Fall 2020.
COVID-19 Pandemic Compounds Challenges Facing MENA Research, APSA-MENA Politics Newsletter. Volume 3, Issue 2, Fall 2020. (with Nermin Allam and Gail Buttorff).
Introducing a New Dataset on Legislators’ Activities in Arab Parliaments, APSA- The Legislative Scholar 4 (1), Winter 2020.
Book Review: Women and the Egyptian Revolution: Engagement and Activism during the 2011 Arab Uprisings. 2018. The Middle East Journal 72(3).
Policy Reports and Briefs
Local Governance under Decentralization: Processes, Outcomes and Obstacles. Working paper published by GLD, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, May 2020. (with Ellen Lust, Chagai Weiss, Kristen Kao, Sylvia Bergh, Miriam Bohn, Ezra Karmel, Erik Vollmann, Intissar Kherigi, and Zeynep Kadirbeyoglu).
Municipal Service Delivery, Identity Politics, and Islamist Parties in Turkey. (with Saadat Konak and Melissa Marschall). 2017. Policy brief, the Project on Middle East in Political Science (POMEPS) & GLD, the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.
Women Driving Positive Change in the Middle East. 2017. Middle East Program, Wilson Center.
Women’s Representation across National and Local Office in Turkey. (with Abdullah Aydogan and Melissa Marschall). 2016. Policy brief, POMEPS: Project on Middle East in Political Science, George Washington University.
Women’s Political Representation and Authoritarianism in the Arab World. 2016. Policy brief, POMEPS.
A Study on the Intersection of Gender and Public Policy in the Arab World: The Case of ABAAD. 2016. Policy report, Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy, American University of Beirut, Lebanon.
Women’s Political Representation in Kuwait: An Untold Story. 2015. Policy report, Baker Institute for Public Policy.
Women’s Political Representation in the Arab World: The Case of Jordan. 2014. Policy report, Baker Institute for Public Policy.
Women as the Conduits of Change Across the Arab World: The Cases of Egypt and Tunisia. 2014. In Trajectories of Change: Challenge and Transformation in the Wake of the Arab Spring. Policy report, Baker Institute for Public Policy.
The Paradox of Female Economic Participation in the Middle East and North Africa. 2014. Issue brief, Baker Institute for Public Policy.
When Sexual Harassment Becomes a Barrier to Development. 2013. Issue brief, Baker Institute for Public Policy.
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