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Mohamed Nimer

Assistant Professor School of Prof & Extd Studies

Additional Positions at AU

  • Director and Professor, WSP
  • Assistant Professor, International Relations
Dr. Nimer teaches the Washington Semester Islam and World Affairs Program. He is author of The North American Muslim Resource Guide: Muslim Community Life in the United States and Canada (Routledge, 2002). His recent writings include Americanizing Islamists (The American Interest, July/August, 2011) and The Muslim Brotherhood in the United States: Citizens with Foreign Attachments? (Middle East Policy, Vol. 17, No. 4, Winter 2010).

Dr. Nimer conducted field research on Middle East politics and development. He traveled extensively in Kuwait, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Pakistan, and Turkey.

Dr. Nimer also teaches religion and politics worldwide at the School of International Service. His research interests include the Middle East, American Muslims, political Islam and peacebuilding.


Ph.D., political science

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School of Prof & Extd Studies
Spring Valley Building - 435
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(202) 895-4921

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