Who Is She

Ninette Fahmy
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Professor of Political Science
Ninette Fahmy

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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

Arabic
English

Work history

Professor of Middle East and Comparative Politics, American University in Cairo, 2003-Present.
Acting Dean for the School of Management, 2015.
"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