Prof. Dr. Elizabeth R. Nugent

Kontakt

elizabeth.nugent [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Raum
D024

Kurzprofil

Elizabeth Nugent studies the politics of authoritarianism and religion in the Middle East. She is the author of After Repression: How Polarization Derails Democratic Transition (Princeton University Press 2020), which was awarded the 2022 Robert A. Dahl Award, for scholarship of the highest quality on the subject of democracy by an untenured scholar, as well as an honorable mention for the 2022 Gregory Luebbert Book Award, for the best book in the field of comparative politics, both from the American Political Science Association. Her other research has been published in the American Journal of Political Science, Annual Review of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and World Politics. She is currently writing a book on the politics of exile following the Arab Spring uprisings. At WZB, she will be a guest researcher with the Center for Civil Society and is supported by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

Dr. Nugent holds a PhD and MA in politics from Princeton University as well as a BA in Arabic and an MA in Arab Studies, both from Georgetown University. She was previously an assistant professor of political science at Yale University, a postdoctoral research fellow with the Middle East Initiative at Harvard Kennedy School of Government's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and a Fulbright Fellow in Cairo, Egypt.

Kontakt

elizabeth.nugent [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Raum
D024