Rabab El-Mahdi

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Personal information

Title: 

Associate Professor of Political Sciences

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
American University in Cairo
Department: 
Political Science
Country: 
Egypt
Work email address: 
relmahdi@aucegypt.edu

Education

PhD, Comparative Politics, McGill University, Canada, 2005.

MA, Political Science, American University in Cairo, Egypt, 1998.

BA, Political Science, AUC, Egypt, 1996.

Competences

Comparative political economy

Social movements and resistance

Women's movements

 Development

Languages: 

Arabic

English

Spanish

Jobs

Work history: 

Associate Professor, Political Science, American University in Cairo, Egypt. 2005 - Present.

 Fellow and Visiting Professor at Yale and Columbia Universities.

Consultant for multiple international agencies.

Country Program Advisor, the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) 2004-2005.

Honorary office and memberships: 

 Co-founder and member of a number of political groups and social initiatives.

Productions and works: 

She has more than 40 op-eds in local and international newspapers and magazines. In terms of academic publications, she has more than 12 publications between book chapters, books, edited volumes and academic journal articles.

She has been a featured speaker many times in media.