SOAS University of London

Department of Politics and International Studies

Rafeef Ziadah

BSc. (Athens), MA (Seton Hall), PhD (York, Toronto)
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Overview

Rafeef Ziadah
Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS)

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London Middle East Institute (LMEI)

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Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies

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Name:
Dr Rafeef Ziadah
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4359
Office No:
211
Office Hours:
Tuesdays, 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Biography

Rafeef Ziadah is Lecturer in Comparative Politics of the Middle East. Prior to this she was Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the SOAS Politics and International Studies department with the 'Military Mobilities and Mobilising Movements in the Middle East' project. This ESRC funded project explored the politics of infrastructures, ports and transport in the Arabian Peninsula. Rafeef holds a PhD in Politics from York University, Canada (2013). Her research interests include political economy, contentious politics, labour movements and the politics of humanitarianism, with a particular focus on the Middle East. She is currently examining the impact of Gulf Cooperation Council aid post 2011/2012 Arab uprisings.

Teaching

Research

Dr Ziadah's research interests include political economy, contentious politics, labour movements and the politics of humanitarianism, with a particular focus on the Middle East. She is currently examining the impact of Gulf Cooperation Council aid post 2011/2012 Arab uprisings.