NORA ABDULKARIM DOAIJI
PH.D. CANDIDATE OF HARVARD UNIVERSITY
DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY
Nora Doaiji is a Ph.D. Candidate in History at Harvard University. She received her M.A. in Middle East Studies at The George Washington University and earned two B.A. degrees in Political Science and Philosophy at the University of California, Irvine. Her scholarship has been published by Hurst Publishers and Oxford University Press. She has also written for Jadaliyya, The Arab Gulf States Institute (AGSIW), and al-Faisal Magazine. She has also published Arabic chapters in edited volumes published by Arab Cultural Center Publisher, Jussur for Translation and Publication, and the Gulf Center for Development Policies at the Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST). Her research has been part of various conferences and seminars, such as National University of Singapore's Middle East Institute (MEI), Stanford University's Center on Democracy, Development, and Rule of Law (CDDRL), and Yale University's Middle East Legal Studies Seminar (MELSS).
In addition to her academic scholarship, her online commentary on Saudi Arabia and the Middle East has appeared in a number of newspapers and magazines, including Time Magazine, NPR, The Guardian, The Huffington Post, Deutsche Welle, BBC News, and Foreign Policy.