Kira Jumet received her Ph.D. in Political Science from Rutgers University. Before arriving at Marymount Manhattan College, she taught at Rutgers University-New Brunswick and The College of Staten Island. Her research interests include social movements (particularly the 2011 and 2013 Egyptian Uprisings), Islamist movements, democratization, Middle East politics, Middle East regional security, and qualitative research methods. Professor Jumet teaches courses related to Middle East politics, social movements, comparative politics, and international relations.
Ph.D., Rutgers University
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