Dana El Kurd

Dana El Kurd

ACW Position

Non-resident Senior Fellow

Areas of Expertise

Authoritarianism, international intervention, state-society relations in the Arab world



Dana El Kurd

Non-resident Senior Fellow, Arab Center Washington DC

Dana El Kurd is Non-resident Senior Fellow at Arab Center Washington DC and Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Richmond. Her work focuses on authoritarianism, international intervention, and state-society relations in the Arab world. Dana’s book, ‘Polarized and Demobilized: Legacies of Authoritarianism in Palestine,’ was released in January 2020 with Oxford University Press.