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, knowledge production, oil and gas industry, ethnographic methods, Middle East, social theory

Courses Taught

Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, Hunter College, Fall 2013

Affiliations

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

Awards and Honors

- Summer Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, African Studies Program, UW-Madison, 2016 - Odebolt Conference Travel Award, UW-Madison, 2015 - Trewartha Conference Travel Award, UW-Madison, 2014 - Summer Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, African Studies Program, UW-Madison, 2015. - NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program, 2014 - Mellon Doctoral Student Fellowship, CUNY Graduate Center, 2012 - Georgetown University Arabic Language Scholarship, Qatar University, 2011 - Institute of International Studies Junior Scholars Grant, UC Berkeley, 2010

Contact Information

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

Email: dalsaleh@wisc.edu