Joel S. Migdal
Joel S. Migdal is the Robert F. Philip Professor of International Studies in the University of Washington’s Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies. Dr. Migdal was formerly associate professor of Government at Harvard University and senior lecturer at Tel-Aviv University.
Dr. Migdal is the founding chair of the University of Washington ‘s International Studies Program. In 1993, he received the University of Washington’s Distinguished Teaching Award; in 1994, the Washington State Governor’s Writers Award; in 2006, the Marsha L. Landolt Distinguished Graduate Mentor Award; and, in 2008, the Provost Distinguished Lectureship.
- Harvard University, Department of Government, Ph.D., 1972
- Harvard University, Department of Government, M.A., 1968
- Rutgers University (New Brunswick), B.A., with highest honors, 1967
Shifting Sands -The United States in the Middle East
Columbia University Press
The Everyday Life of the State -A State-in-Society Approach
University of Washington Press
Boundaries and Belonging -States and Societies in the Struggle to Shape Identities and Local Practices
Cambridge University Press