Noor AlSaleh

Ph.D. 2018, 2015 Cohort
Noor Al Saleh

Dissertation Project

Citizenship and legitimacy in Bahrain and Kuwait

Professional Background

Editor at NYU Department of Politics


Hebrew, Arabic



Noor AlSaleh was born and raised in Kuwait City, Kuwait. Her research focuses on why and how citizenship is used as a tool for political governance and control in the Arabian/Persian Gulf, from the colonial pre-oil era up until modern times. She studied Government and Hebrew at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, and received her MA in International Politics at New York University. Noor’s primary foundational field will be Law, Rights and Governance(LRG).



Grants & Fellowships

Post Graduation

CAIR Programs and Operations Manager