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Raied Haj Yahya

Ph.D. Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Research Interests: 
Civil Liberties, Human Rights, Middle East, Israel, Palestine, Law, Social Movements, Territorial Disputes

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Raied is a second-year PhD student in Comparative Politics. He is interested in issues of minority rights, collective mobilization, social movements and protests in Palestine and Israel.


He completed his BA in International Studies (Honors with Distinction) at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Raied speaks Arabic and Hebrew fluently, and has conducted fieldwork in Israel multiple times in the past. In the summer of 2017, he attended the Institute for Qualitative and Multi-method Research (IQMR) at Syracuse University.