Title: The Rise of Social Movements & Regime Upgrading – A Comparative Analysis
PhD Supervisor: Keith Krause
Zakaria is a PhD candidate who focuses on Comparative Politics and International Relations as it relates to the United States, North Africa, and the Greater Mediterranean region. His research touches on contentious politics, social mobilization/collective action, and security studies. Naturally, he is interested in exploring questions relating to good governance through public policy. Zakaria holds a Master in International Relations & Political Science from the Graduate Institute, Geneva and a Bachelor in International Relations/Peace & Conflict Studies from Colgate University (USA).