Associate Professor in Politics with Specialisation in the Middle East
Neil Ketchley is Associate Professor in Politics and Fellow of St Antony's College. He is a political scientist of the Arabic-speaking Middle East and North Africa working at the intersections of political sociology and comparative politics. Neil's most recent book, Egypt in a Time of Revolution (Cambridge University Press, 2017), won the Charles Tilly Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Award. His work has appeared in journals such as the American Political Science Review, the Journal of Politics, Political Research Quarterly, and Mobilization.
Neil's current research interests include historic episodes of mass protest in the MENA, the rise of political Islam in Egypt, and the changing profiles of regional political elites.