Rola El-Husseini

Director of Studies, Senior Lecturer

Rola’s first book Pax Syriana: Elite politics in Postwar Lebanon was published in 2012. She has also published on Hezbollah and Lebanese Shi’ism and is currently co-editing a book on this topic. She is also writing a manuscript on gender and political representation in the aftermath of the Arab Uprising.

Current Teaching

(Course co-ordinator) CMEN01: The Formation of Middle Eastern Modernities (Fall 2018)

(Course co-ordinator) CMEN22: Citizenship and Multiculturalism in Middle Eastern Societies (Spring 2019)



Visiting address

Finngatan 16
223 62 Lund


Lebanon, Hezbollah, Gender and politics, Arab world, Sectarianism