Assistant Professor of Political Science Stacey Philbrick Yadav was interviewed on Free Speech Radio News on Tuesday, Aug. 30, regarding the latest events in Yemen. The interview aired on the Colleges’ radio station WEOS – 89.7FM at 6:30 p.m. Click here to listen to the interview.
Philbrick Yadav received a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and Middle Eastern studies from Smith College and an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of several recent journal articles on political opposition in Yemen and Lebanon, and is completing a book on the subject of Islamist parliamentary opposition in the two countries. In 2008, Philibrick Yadav was a visiting researcher at the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. Before coming to HWS, she taught at Mount Holyoke College and the University of Pennsylvania, and lived and worked in Egypt, Lebanon and Yemen from 2003-2006, returning on a number of times since then to continue her research.