Denis Sullivan

Professor of Political Science, Co-Director of Middle East Center
education Ph.D., 1987, Political Science (Comparative Politics)
University of Michigan
Mailing address 210P RP
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Selected Publications

“Egypt” (2011). In The Middle East and North Africa 2011. London: Routledge.

‘Will the Muslim Brotherhood “Run” in 2010?’ Arab Reform Bulletin, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, http://www.carnegieendowment.org/arb/?fa=show&article=23057, May 2009

Egypt: Global Security Watch, (with Kimberly Jones) Praeger Publishers, New York, June 2008

“Egypt”, Countries at the Crossroads: A Survey of Democratic Governance. A Freedom House Publication, 2007

“Egypt” in Sarah Repucci & Christopher Walker (Eds.), Countries at the Crossroads: A Survey of Democratic Governance (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005). A Freedom House Publication. 2005

“The U.S.-Egypt Partnership: Are Human Rights Included?” Human Rights Implementation Project, Debra Liang-Fenton, ed. Washington, DC: U.S. Institute of Peace. (Chap. 13, pp. 401-431). 2004

“The Struggle For Egypt”s Future”, Current History, January 2003

The World Bank and the Palestinian NGO Project: From Service Delivery to Sustainable Development. Jerusalem: Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (PASSIA), 2001

Islam in Contemporary Egypt: Civil Society vs. the State. (with Sana Abed Kotob) Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner, 1999

“Destroying AID through ‘Reinvention’: The Threat of Outsourcing and Integration.” Foreign Service Journal, May 1998

“State and Civil Society in Conflict in Egypt.” Middle East Affairs Journal 3:1-2 (Winter/Spring 1997)

U.S. Development Assistance to the Middle East: Critical Perspectives. Two special issues of Middle East Policy Journal (October/December 1996) (co-edited with Sara Roy)

Non-Governmental Organizations and Freedom of Association in Egypt and Palestine: A Comparative Analysis. Jerusalem: Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs, 1995

Selected Honors & Awards

2011  IIE Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education: Study Abroad (“Dialogue of Civilizations” program, Founding Director, Northeastern University)

2010  NAFSA Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization, Northeastern University

2008-09  CASA III – Center for Arabic Study Abroad, American University in Cairo, Arabic Language and Research Fellowship (December 2008 – May 2009).

2008-09  ENHANCE Grant for Senior Scholars, Office of the Provost, Northeastern University

2007-09  US Department of Education Title VI, “Undergraduate International Studies & Foreign Language Program”, Principal Investigator. Project to create Middle East Studies Major & enhance language training (principally Arabic and Hebrew).

2002-03  Fulbright Group Project, Binational Fulbright Commission, Cairo Egypt Instructional Development Fund, Northeastern University

1999-00  Research & Scholarship Development Fund, Northeastern University Faculty Mentor in Educational Technology, College of Arts & Sciences, Northeastern

1998  U.S. Institute of Peace Faculty Seminar on Conflict & Peacemaking in an Evolving World

1995-96  Fulbright Regional Research Grant for the Middle East (West Bank/Gaza & Egypt)

1995-97  FIPSE/U.S. Dept. of Education Grant “Achieving General Education through the Major” (co-PI)

1994-95  Pew Faculty Fellowship in International Affairs, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government

1990-91  Fulbright Senior Research Grant (Egypt) National Endowment for the Humanities/American Research Center in Egypt

1986-87  Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Professional Associations & Affiliations

Middle East Studies Association

American Political Science Association

Massachusetts Association of School Committees (1997-2003)

Palestinian American Research Center

Human Rights Watch/Middle East

American Research Center in Egypt

International Studies Association