Kristin Fabbe, Ph.D.

Areas of Expertise

Middle East, Comparative Politics, Turkish Politics, Greek Politics, Secularism, State-building, Women & Entrepreneurship, Small Business, Access To Capital

Selected Research and Publications

  • “Doing more with less: the Justice and Development Party (AKP), Turkish elections, and the uncertain future of Turkish politics.” Nationalities Papers 39/5 (2011): 657-666.
  • "Historical legacies, modern conflicts: State consolidation and religious pluralism in Greece and Turkey" Southeast European and Black Sea Studies (Forthcoming 2013)
  • Working Paper: "Conflicting Sovereignties: The Historical Roots of Egypt's Current Political Impasse"
  • Working Paper: "Law, Cultural Norms, and Access to Capital for Female Business Owners in Iraq"

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • ACLS/Mellon Dissertation Completion Award (Declined, 2011)
  • Project on Middle East Political Science (POMEPS) Research Grant for Turkey (2011)
  • Smith Richardson World Politics & Statecraft Fellowship (2010)
  • Institute of Turkish Studies Research Fellowship for Comparative Studies on Modern Turkey (2009)
  • U.S. National Security Education Program Boren Fellowship, Turkey (2007)

Kristin Fabbe, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Education: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, PhD Political Science (February, 2012) London School of Economics and Political Science, MSc Theory and History of International Relations (2002)
Department: Government
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  Tuesday, 11:00AM - 01:00PM
  Thursday, 11:00AM - 01:00PM
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Fax: (909) 621-8419
Address: Kravis Center 246
Curriculum Vitae: CV

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