University of Wisconsin–Madison

Danya Al-Saleh

Graduate student (Ph.D.)

Education

MA, Cultural Anthropology, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, 2015 Certificate, Advanced Arabic Studies, Qatar University, 2012 BA, Political Science, UC Berkeley, 2011

Research Areas

higher education, oil and gas industry, ethnographic methodologies, feminist geography, geographical political economy, Middle East

Affiliations

Center for Culture, History, and Environment (CHE) Association of American Geographers (AAG) Association for Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies (AGAPS)

Awards and Honors

Olmstead Outstanding Citizenship Award, Geography Department, UW-Madison, 2018.

Holtz Center, Science and Technology Studies, Graduate Student Research Travel Grant, UW-Madison, 2016, 2017.

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship Academic Year, African Studies Program, UW-Madison, 2017-18.

Center for Culture, History, and Environment Graduate Student Research Travel Grant, UW-Madison, 2016, 2017.

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, Summer, African Studies Program, UW-Madison, 2015, 2016.

Trewartha and Odebolt Conference Travel Award, Geography Department, UW-Madison, 2014-2018.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program, 2014-19.

Mellon Doctoral Student Fellowship, CUNY Graduate Center, 2012-2014.

Georgetown University Arabic Language Scholarship, Qatar University, 2011-12. 

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Geography 550 N. Park Street Madison, WI 53706

Email: dalsaleh@wisc.edu