Who Is She

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Personal information

Professor of Political Science
Ninette Fahmy

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Languages

Arabic
English

Contact information / Work

American University in Cairo
Political Science
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud Hall, Room 2014
Cairo
Egypt

Education

PhD, Middle East Politics/Egyptian Politics, University of Exeter, 1999
MPA, American University in Cairo, 1990.
BSc., Business Management, Helwan University, 1985.

Competences

Egyptian Politics
Human Rights
Political Islam
State-Society Relations

Work history

Jobs: 
Professor of Middle East and Comparative Politics, American University in Cairo, 2003-Present.
Acting Dean for the School of Management, 2015.
Productions and works: 
"Closing up the Door:” The Egyptian State and the Politico-Economic Entrepreneur: The Case of Nuwwab al-Qurud “Loans MPS,” l'Egypte Contemporaine, January 2007, pp.13-37.
“A Culture of Poverty or the Poverty of a Culture? Informal Settlement and the Debate over State-Society Relationship in Egypt,” Middle East Journal, Vol.58, N0.4, Autumn 2004, pp.597-611.
The Politics of Egypt: State- Society Relationship. Routledge Curzon Press, London, 2002.

Awards

Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Award for teaching at the University of the South, Tennessee, USA, 2005-2006
Fulbright Teaching and Research Award, for teaching at the University of Richmond, 2000-2001