Areas of Expertise
Religion and politics, authoritarianism, constitutionalism, comparative judicial politics
Professor Brown specializes in comparative politics and Middle Eastern politics. Professor Brown also serves as a nonresident senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; he was named a Carnegie Scholar for 2009-2011.
Ph.D., Princeton University, 1987
A.B., University of Chicago
Arguing Islam after the Revival of Arab Politics, Oxford University Press, 2016
By appointment only.
IAFF 2040 The Middle East: An International Affairs Survey
PSC 2377 Comparative Politics of the Middle East (undergrad)
PSC 6377 Comparative Politics of the Middle East (grad)
PSC 8388 Regimes (grad)