Niloufer Siddiqui

Niloufer Siddiqui

Assistant Professor
Department of Political Science
International Affairs
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy
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PhD, Political Science, Yale University
MA, International Relations, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
BA, English, Haverford College

Niloufer Siddiqui

Specialization: Comparative Politics

Niloufer Siddiqui is an Assistant Professor at Rockefeller College in the Department of Political Science. Niloufer 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.