Niloufer Siddiqui

Niloufer Siddiqui

Specialization: Comparative Politics
Department of Political Science

210 Milne Hall

Curriculum Vitae

About Niloufer Siddiqui

Niloufer Siddiqui is a post-doctoral fellow at the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy at the University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY). She completed her PhD in Political Science at Yale University in 2017. Her book project examines why political parties engage in violence and the variation in violence strategies that they employ. Other research interests include political behavior, the politics of religion and ethnicity, electoral dynamics in developing or transitioning democracies, and voters and foreign policy. Siddiqui previously worked at the International Crisis Group (ICG) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Islamabad and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in New York. She has an MA in International Relations from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and a BA in English from Haverford College.