Experts & Staff

Monica Marks

Visiting Fellow

Areas of expertise

Tunisian politics, Islamist movements, transitional justice, security sector reform, "Arab Spring" transitions in comparative perspective, Turkish politics, women's rights in MENA, international assistance in transitional contexts


English, Arabic, conversational Turkish


A leading analyst on Tunisia, Monica is doing a PhD at Oxford on the subject, and is a doctoral fellow at Aix-en Provence. She was also recently a Visiting Fellow at Columbia University. Her previous research includes extensive research on Turkey, including spending a significant period living in the country. 

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