Non-Resident Fellow Middle East Politics
PhD Political Science
Dr. Kristian Alexander is an Assistant Professor in the College of Sustainability Sciences & Humanities at Zayed University, Abu Dhabi, UAE. His research examines the significance of social movements in the Middle East and the impact some of them have had on political change. His current research focuses on Islamist movements and Terrorist Organizations, nuclear proliferation in the Middle East, the Arab Uprisings, as well as regime stability in Saudi Arabia.