Our People
 
  • Dr. Abdel Rahman Ahmed Abdel Rahman
  • Chairperson of the Department
  • Academic RankAssociate Professor
  • Email:aabdelrahman@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:+97165053252
  • Specialization:Political Science
  • Research Interests:External Debt Crisis, Transactional E-Government, Public Administration and Spirituality.
  • Dr. Paola Maria Raunio
  • Assistant Professor
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:praunio@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:+97165053240
  • Specialization:International Relations, Middle Eastern Studies.
  • Research Interests:US foreign policy; American in/security policy; Race, ethnicity and gender in US foreign policy; Contemporary imperialism; US-Iran relations; Iranian civil society; Human Rights, Feminist and Postcolonial theory.
  • Dr. Arsène Saparov
  • Assistant Professor
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:asaparov@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053241
  • Specialization:International Relations
  • Research Interests:International History; Russian, Soviet History and Foreign Policy; Nations and nationalism; Ethnic conflict in the Caucasus.
  • Dr. Abeer Shaheen
  • Assistant Professor
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:ashaheen@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053294
  • Specialization:Middle Eastern Politics & History, Comparative Politics
  • Research Interests:- Modern politics, history and cultures of the Middle East, critical war studies (network-centric warfare, full-spectrum dominance, culture-centric warfare, insurgency and counterinsurgency), constitutional studies and political urbanism. - Political Theory & (Post) Colonial Theory. - Comparative Politics.
  • Dr. Shyamal Kataria
  • Assistant Professor
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:Skataria@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053275
  • Specialization:Political Science
  • Research Interests:• Ethnic Conflict • Nationalism • Memory Studies • International Security • South Asia Region • Balkans Region • Modern Turkey
  • Dr. Patrick Tom
  • Assistant Professor
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:ptom@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053253
  • Specialization:International Relations