Conferences and Presentations

Georgetown School of Foreign Service in Qatar faculty members organize, attend and present at numerous conferences, lecture series and academic workshops throughout the academic year. Browse this section for upcoming research related events and details on faculty member's conference papers and presentations.

 

The conference / workshops papers and presentations listed on this page represents all those completed in whole or in part during the author's association with SFS-Q, for the year 2012 onwards.

Presentations / papers listed in reverse chronological order. Please use the filters to gather specific information. CIRS Monthly Dialogue Lectures are not included in this list, please click here to be redirected to these.


Siddiqui, Sohaira Zahid. "A Contemporary Case of Ethics and Law: Codifying the Hudud." International Society for Islamic Legal Studies. Leiden University, Leiden (2015).

Miller, Rory. "Chair: 3rd Annual Meeting of European Association of Israel Studies." University of Warsaw, Warsaw (2015).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Challenges of Teaching Arabic Literary Texts to Non-native Speakers." 8th Annual Conference for Arabic Language and Culture. SOAS, London (2015).

Alqassas, Ahmad. "Clausal Architecture and Standard Arabic Negation."29th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics. University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (2015).

Oruc, Firat. "Comparative Revivals: The Nahda in a Critical Regionalist Perspective." Workshop on the Arab Nahda. Oxford University, Oxford (2015).

Oruc, Firat. "Comparison’s Other End: Istanbul 1933-1946 Again." 9th Annual Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in the Humanities Conference. UCLA, Los Angeles (2015).

Asturias, Jose. 2015. "Competition and the Welfare Gains from Transportation Infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India." IMT Lucca, Italy.

Asturias, Jose. 2015. "Competition and the Welfare Gains from Transportation Infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India ." Paris Trade Seminar. Paris.

Nestor, Amy. "Deserted Archive: Melville, Clarel, and the Post Human."10th International Melville Conference. Tokyo (2015).

Asturias, Jose. 2015. "Golden Quadrilateral of India ." Georgetown Center for Economic Research Biennial Conference. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

Oruc, Firat. "Hekayat Khaleejiya: Short Filmmaking in the Gulf." Re-Locating Middle East Studies: New Geographies of Discourse. British Society for Middle Eastern Studies. American University in Dubai, Dubai (2015).

Miller, Rory. "Israel’s Ties with Europe: Historical Perspectives." 4th Annual Meeting of European Association of Israel Studies. University of Cagliari, Sardinia (2015).

Oidtmann, Max. "Legal Pluralism in Qing Tibet and an Exemplary “Fan” Case from 1189." College de France and École Haute Etudes Science Sociale. France (2015).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2015. "Network Effects, Social Comparisons, and Welfare Gains: Comparing the Dynamics of Internal and International Migration of South Indians." Georgetown Center for Economic Research Conference. Washington, D.C.

Nestor, Amy. "Noiseless Noise: Emily Dickinson’s Material Silence."Dickinson Institute Summer Seminars. Amherst (2015).

Alqassas, Ahmad. "Presuppositional Negation in Gulf Arabic." Linguistics in the Gulf. Qatar University, Doha (2015).

Siddiqui, Sohaira Zahid. "Religion in Public Life." American Academy of Religion. Emory University, Atlanta (2015).

Fazza, Hany. "Teaching Arabic for Native and Non-Native Students: Views and Experiments." The First International Conference. Istanbul (2015).

Oidtmann, Max. "The ‘Warring States’ of Amdo: Qing Jurispractice and the Creation of the “Tibetan World, 1772-1911." Legalizing Space in China/Les lieux de la loi dans l’empire chinois, Écoles normales supérieures de Lyon. France (2015).

Walther, Karine. "American Missionaries and U.S. Oil Interests in the Gulf, 1900-1920." Global Diplomacy and Natural Resources: Stakes, Practices, and Influences of Non-state Actors. University of Paris Diderot-Sorbonne, Sorbonne (2015).

Walther, Karine. "Teaching the Clash of Civilizations in Qatar." Teaching Liberal Arts in ‘Illiberal Places. American Historical Association Annual Meeting, New York (2015).

Shakir, Muhammad Bilal. "Environmental Sustainability in Education City: Green Beacon or Green Islands." World Congress of Middle East Studies Conference. Ankara (2014).

Marafi, Fatma. 2015. "Gender-Based Difference in Loan Rejection Rates Across U.S. States." 11th International Business and Social Sciences Research Conference. Dubai.

Amri, Intidhar. "Qatar as a Crossroads." Georgetown University Round Table on Linguistics: Discourse 2.0: Language and New Media. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. (2011).

Siddiqui, Sohaira Zahid. "Building Bridges: Human Action within Divine Creation." Building Bridges in Doha, Doha (2015).

Siddiqui, Sohaira Zahid. "Creation Care: Our Shared Inheritance." The Issachar Fund, Istanbul (2015).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2015. "Understanding International Price Differences Using Scanner Data." International Comparisons of Income and Production Workshop. Prague.

Koons, Jeremy. "Kickin' it Old (Pittsburgh) School: Sellarsian Rejoinders to Classical Foundationalism." Sellars' Legacy: Consequences, Ramifications, New Directions. American University of Beirut, Beirut (2015).

Koons, Jeremy. "Toward a Sellarsian Ethics for the 21st Century." Sellars in a New Generation. Kent State University, Kent (2015).

Siddiqui, Sohaira Zahid. "Contesting and Redefining 'Tradition': New Landscapes of Islamic Law in the West." The Amerian Council for the Study of Islamic Societies, Villanova University, Villanova (2015).

Siddiqui, Sohaira Zahid. "Law and Community in the Legal Thought of al-Juwayni." The University of Washington, Washington (2015).

Siddiqui, Sohaira Zahid. "Understanding the Ethical in Islamic Legal Reform." The British Association for Islamic Studies, London (2015).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2015. "Credit Supply and the U.S. Presidential Elections." University of Cyprus, Cyprus.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2015. "Credit Supply and the U.S. Presidential Elections." European Public Choice Society Annual Meeting in Gothenburg. Sweden.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2015. "How High are Prices in China and Why?"International Comparisons of Income and Productions Workshop. Prague.

Almond, Ian. "Islam in Latin America." Williams College. Amherst (2015).

Akhtar, Ahwaz. 2015. "Advancing Financial Education for Transnational Families." Symposium for Undergraduate Research. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

Asghar, Tehreem. "The Doha Paradox: Disparity Between Educated and Working Qatari Women." Symposium for Undergraduate Research. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. (2015).

Crist, John. "Qatar's Rapid Development of a National Research System."Comparative Analysis of Science Productivity, Higher Education, and the Knowledge System- CIES Meeting. Washington, D.C. (2015).

Lechicki, Catherine, and Khadija Mahsud. "Doha by Design: Urban Planning and Social Spaces in Doha." 7th Annual QNRF Undergraduate Research Experience Program Competition. Doha (2015).

Hassan, Sammy, and Matea Malikanovic. 2015. "Fostering Small and Medium Enterprise Development in Qatar." 7th Annual QNRF Undergraduate Research Experience Competition. Doha.

Asghar, Tehreem. "The Doha Paradox: Disparity between Educated and Working Qatari Women." Women's Leadership and Empowerment Conference. Bangkok (2015).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2015. "Credit Supply and the U.S. Presidential Elections." Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

Zahra Babar. "Energy, Water, and Conflict: Impeding Middle Eastern Food Security." The Abdullah S Kamel International Symposium: An Energy Revolution? Political Ideologies of Share Oil in the Middle East, United States, and China. Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C (2015).

Zahra Babar. "Making Migration Legible: Alternatives to the Sovereignty of Typologies." Presidential Roundtable: International Studies Association Annual Conference. New Orleans (2015).

Kamrava, Mehran. "Recalibrating Persian Gulf Security: Domestic versus Regional Challenges." The International Studies Association Annual Conference. New Orleans (2015).

Suzi Mirgani. "Shop 'til You Drop: A Mirroring of Global Terrorism and Global Capitalism." The International Studies Association Annual Conference. (2015).

Farha, Mark. "Madani or Almani: Strategic Aversion or Deliberate Evasion? Examining the Lineage of Sensitivities to Secularism in Arab Political Discourse." Dawat Madaniyya? A Future for the Civil State in the Arab World. University of Cologne, Germany (2015).

Kolla, Edward. "Teaching Revolutions during the Arab Spring." Teaching Liberal Arts in 'Illiberal' Places. The American Historical Association, New York (2015).

Asturias, Jose. 2014. "Endogenous Transportation Costs." Spanish Economics Association Symposium. Univeristat de Girona, Spain.

Asturias, Jose. 2014. "Endogenous Transportation Costs." European Winter Meeting of the Econometric Society. Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Madrid.

Kolla, Edward. "Conflict over Representation in International Law: A Pre-History of National Self-Determination during the French Revolution." The Australian Society for French Studies. Melbourne (2014).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2014. "Credit Supply and Voters Behavior: The Case of U.S. Presidential Elections." Heidelberg.

Farha, Mark. "From Anti-Imperial Dissent to National Consent: The Formation of a Trans-Sectarian National Consciousness in Lebanon." The First World War and its Aftermath: The Shaping of the Middle East. SOAS and New College of the Humanities, London (2014).

Asturias, Jose. 2014. "Misallocation, Internal Trade, and the Role of Transportation Infrastructure." 9th Annual Conference on Economic Growth and Development. Indian Statistical Institute, India.

Rogaia Abusharaf. "The Migration in Pre-Oil Qatar." Valuing Heritage. University College London, Doha (2014).

Khan, Salman. 2014. "Advancing Financial Education for Transnational Families." Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference. Doha.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2014. "Network Effects, Social Comparisons, and Welfare Gains to Origin Households: Comparing the Dynamics of Internal and International Migration of South Indians." Asianisation of Migrant Workers in the GCC Countries: Emerging Trends, Future Prospects, and Strategic Implications. New Delhi.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2014. "Retailer Pass-Through and its Determinants Using Scanner Data: Evidence and Theory." University of Piraeus, Piraeus.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2014. "Network Effects, Social Comparisons, and Welfare Gains to Origin Households: Comparing the Dynamics of Internal and International Migration of South Indians." International Seminar on Migration, Care Economy, and Development. Center for Development Studies, Kerala.

Alqassas, Ahmad. "Arabic Diglossia and Heritage Language Acquisition."Mapping Arabic Heritage: Language, Literature, and Culture. British Society for Middle Eastern Studies. American University of Sharjah, Sharjah (2014).

Al-Ashiri, Mahmoud. "Cross-Curricularity in Language Education." The Center for Further Education in Krotoszyn, Poland (2014).

Nestor, Amy. "Dense Vulnerability: The Materiality of Clarel’s Holy Land."MLA. Chicago (2014).

Alqassas, Ahmad. "Effectiveness of Using Articulatory, Controlled, Guided, and Communicative Activities on the Acquisition of the Arabic Emphatic Consonants." The 2014 MLA Convention. Chicago (2014).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Experiences of Teaching Arabic to Non-native Students and the Crisis of Literature Language." 3rd International Conference. Cross-Curricularity in Language Education. Centre for Further Education, Poland (2014).

Musandu, Phoebe. "Forward Thinking Strategies: Covert and Overt Kenyan Agenda at the U.N. Women’s Decade Conference and Forum of 1985." Western Association of Women Historians Annual Conference. Pomona (2014).

Oidtmann, Max. "Muslim Mediators, Tibetan Conflicts: Chinese Muslims and Colonial Legal Culture in Early Modern China." New York University, Abu Dhabi (2014).

Oruc, Firat. "Oil on Water: A Contrapuntal Analysis of Petrofictions in the Gulf and Africa." 5th Annual Gulf Research Meeting. Cambridge University, Cambridge (2014).

Ahmad, Attiya. "On the Locus of Negation and NPI Licensing in Jordanian Arabic." 28th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics. The University of Florida, Gainesville (2014).

Alonso, Sonia. "Policy Making under Hard Times: Southern European Countries in a Comparative Perspective." Carlos III-Juan March Institute of Social Sciences (UC3JM), Madrid (2014).

Fazza, Hany. "Techniques of Teaching Arabic for Native and Non-native Students using Tablets’ Applications." The Second International Seminar of Experiences of Arabic Learning. Indonesia (2014).

Walther, Karine. "Cultural, Ideological, and Religious Forces and Alternative Narratives to the Monroe Doctrine during the Greek War of Independence." International Colloquium: Forms of Diplomacy. University of Toulouse-Jeane Jaures, Toulouse (2014).

Walther, Karine. "Lessons of the Past, Visions of the Future: The Middle East After 1914." International Peace Institute Inaugural Meeting. Manama (2014).

Walther, Karine. "Peripheries of World War I." New York University, Abu Dhabi (2014).

Walther, Karine. "Religion and Empire." Creighton University, Omaha (2014).

Walther, Karine. "The Greek War of Independence and the Clash of Civilizations Theory." International History Seminar. New York University, Abu Dhabi (2014).

Crist, John. "Co-Convenor: Scientific Productivity, Higher Education, and the Knowledge Economy." Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha (2014).

Crist, John. "Moderator: Youth, Knowledge Society, and the Arab World."Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference. Doha (2014).

Crist, John. "Peacemaking and Conflict Resolution." The Hague International Model United Nations Qatar. Qatar National Convention Center, Doha (2014).

Wirsing, Robert. "Indus Basin Trust, Water Security, and Confict Prevention Initiative." United States Institute of Peace, Washington, D.C. (2014).

Shabana, Ayman. "Normative Status of Custom in Islamic Law between Tradition and Modernity." World Congress of Middle East Studies. Ankara (2014).

Baskan, Birol. "Ally or Foe? The Muslim Brotherhood in Qatar and the UAE." World Congress of Middle East Studies. Ankara (2014).

Farha, Mark. "Containing the Sectarian Aftershock of the Arab Spring."International Political Science 23rd World Congress. Montreal (2014).

Farha, Mark. "Lebanese Classrooms between Confessionalism and Citizenship." Religious Education and Democratic Citizenship. Princeton University, New Jersey (2014).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Yasmina Khadra and Algerian Literature." Le Conseil International d'Etudes Francophone. San Francisco (2014).

Wen, Shuang. "A Puff of Smoke: China-Egypt Tobacco and Cigarette Trade at the Turn of the Twentieth Century." International Conference on Modern China in Global Contexts, 1600-Present. Institute of Modern History of Academic Sinica, Taiwan (2014).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Arab Media, Political Transformation, and Civil Engagement."  Arab Media Symposium: Information Evolution in the Arab World. Georgetown: Georgetown University Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Washington D.C. (2014).

Shabana, Ayman. "Bioethics, Social Justice and the Human Person: Catholic, Muslim and Secular Thinkers in Dialogue." The Science and the Human Person Working Group. University of Notre Dame Contending Modernities (2014).

Musandu, Phoebe. "Lessons from the Writing of Contemporary African History." Interdisciplinarity in History: An Old Method in a New World Context Conference. Qatar University, Doha (2014).

Farha, Mark. "Searching for Sectarianism in the Arab Spring: Colonial Conspiracy or Indigenous Instinct?”." 2014) Forthcoming. (2014).

Nonneman, Gerd. "The Gulf States and the Arab Spring." The Geopolitics of the Arab Spring. Egmont Institute, Brussels (2014).

Oruc, Firat. "The Translation Arc: A Relational History of World Literature Projects in Turkey, Egypt and Iran."  American Comparative Literature Association Annual Conference. New York University, New York (2014).

Osman, Dwaa. "Towards Developing National Systems of Innovation in the GCC." Gulf Research Meeting. Gulf Research Centre, Cambridge University, Cambridge (2014).

Wen, Shuang. " “The Hui Christians: Interplay of Islam and Christianity in Chendai,” presenter and organizer of panelUnusual Encounters: Chinese, Muslims, and Christians." American Historical Association annual meeting. Washington, District of Columbia, USA (2014).

Wen, Shuang. "“An Invisible Bond: Chinese-Egyptian Commercial Connections in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries."Middle East Studies Association Annual Meeting. New Orleans (2014).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2014. "Asymmetric Information about Migrant Earnings and Remittance Flows." Western Economic Association International. Colorado.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2014. "Asymmetric Information about Migrant Earnings and Remittance Flows." Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics. World Bank, Washington, D.C.

Widerquist, Karl. "Income Earth Network Congress." McGill University, Montreal (2014).

Westbrook, Daniel, and Zhaoyang Hou. 2014. "The Impact of Market Access on Income and Inequality in Rural China: An IV-Quantile Analysis."China Meeting of the Econometric Society. Xiamen University, Xiamen.

Widerquist, Karl. "The Second Meeting of the Economic Ethics Network."Frankfurt (2014).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2014. "Retailer Pass-Through and its Determinants Using Scanner Data: Evidence and Theory." Bank of Canada, Ontario.

Nonneman, Gerd. "The Heritage Boom in the Gulf." University of Exeter's Center for Gulf Studies, United Kingdom (2014).

Hou, Zhaoyang, and Daniel Westbrook. 2014. "The Impact of Market Access on Income and Inequality in Rural China: An IV-Qantile Analysis."Asia Meeting of the Econometric Society. Academia Sinica, Taipei.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2014. "Asymmetric Information about Migrant Earnings and Remittance Flows." College of Business and Economics, Qatar University, Doha.

Wirsing, Robert. "Water Scarcity in World Politics." Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Sioux Falls, South Dakota (2014).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Francophone Literature." Identity- Amelie Nothomb. Paris (2014).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2014. "Retailer Pass-Through and its Determinants Using Scanner Data: Evidence and Theory." International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C.

Al-Tonsi, Abbas, Mahmoud Al-Ashiri, and Yehia Mohamed. "The Reality of Teaching Arabic in Qatari Schools." 3rd International Conference on Arabic Language-Investment in Arabic Language, its National, Arab, and International Future. Dubai (2014).

Mahsud, Khadija, et al.. "Doha by Design: Urban Planning and Social Spaces in Doha." Symposium for Undergraduate Research. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. (2014).

Al-Ashiri, Mahmoud. "Aesthetics in Mahmoud Darwish." University of Mostaganem, Algeria (2014).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2015. "Credit Supply and the U.S. Presidential Elections." Heidelberg University, Germany.

Chamseddine, Abdul Rahman. "The Quranic Word Hanif and its Explanation in the Light of the Syriac Root." The Syriac Writers of Qatar in the 7th Century. Doha (2014).

Mahsud, Khadija, et al.. "Doha by Design: Urban Planning and Social Spaces in Doha." Rethinking Global Connectedness: Critical Perspectives on Globalization- The Liberal Arts International Conference. Texas A&M, Doha (2014).

Elbenschutz, Emilio Ocampo, and Fahad Alkhater. "Understanding the Construction of Qatari Society: Subjectivity in the 21st Century."Rethinking Global Connectedness: Critical Perspectives on Globalization- The Liberal Arts International Conference. Texas A&M, Doha (2014).

Abi, Touhami. 2014. "Social Chatter and Asset Bubbles: The Rise and Fall of Bitcoin." 9th International Business and Social Science Research Conference. Dubai.

Lechicki, Catherine, and Khadija Mahsud. "Doha by Design: Urban Planning and Social Spaces in Doha." Strangers, Aliens, and Foreigners- 5th Global Conference. Oxford University, Oxford (2013).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Arabic Content Based Courses: Standards and Pedagogy." Internationalizing the Arabic Language. Cairo University, Cairo (2013).

Chamseddine, Abdul Rahman. "Arabic for Islamic Studies."Internationalizing Arabic Language. Cairo University, Cairo (2013).

Westbrook, Daniel, Phung Duc Tung, and Nguyen Viet Cuong. 2013. "Did the Poorest Ethnic Minorities Benefit from a Large-scale Poverty Reduction Program? Evidence from Vietnam." International Workshop on Poverty Reduction Strategies. The Asian Development Bank in Seoul, Korea.

Alqassas, Ahmad. "Gender and Number Polarity in MSA Numeral Phrases." International Conference on Linguistics. Petra (2013).

Al-Ashiri, Mahmoud. "Internationalizing the Arabic Language." The Contemporary Arabic/English Linguistics Program, Cairo University, Cairo (2013).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Revolutionalizing the Language: The Impact of Changes on Arabic Language." British Society for Middle Eastern Studies. Dublin (2013).

Al-Ashiri, Mahmoud. "Teaching Arabic Language and Literature in the Modern." The 3rd International Conference of KAALL. (2013).

Alqassas, Ahmad. "The Definite Marker in Arabic: Morphological Realization of the Syntactic Head D or a [DEF] Feature." 39th Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (BLS). University of California, Berkeley (2013).

Chamseddine, Abdul Rahman. "Theology of Revolution." Middle East Studies Association Conference. (2013).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Using Literary Texts in L2 Instruction: Suggestions from the Arabic Classroom." Conference on the Language and Literature. Cairo University, Cairo (2013).

Zabarah, Hana. "Heritage Learners in the Arabic Language Classroom: Identities, Needs, and Learning Experiences." Middle East Studies Association Conference. New Orleans (2013).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Le Cinéma après 1995: du « fragment » aux « restes »." 20th/21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium on Traces and Fragments. Atlanta (2013).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Protagonistes féminins du Nouveau Réalisme Social au cinéma." RMMLA, Vancouver (2013).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Protagonistes féminins et inventivité: le cas des frères Dardennes." PAMLA, San Diego (2013).

Walther, Karine. "Rethinking the Monroe Doctrine." Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations. Virginia (2013).

Crist, John. "Higher Education, the State and Innovation in Qatar: Planned and Unplanned." Center for International and Regional Studies Working Group. Doha (2013).

Reynaud, Patricia. "A la croisée de deux romans: Yasmina Khadra et Alexis Jenni." CIEF International Colloquium. Mauritius Island (2013).

Akinade, Akintunde. "African Churches and the New Face of Global Christianity." Georgetown School of Foreign Service in Qatar - 2013 CULP Seminar Series. Georgetown Building, Doha (2013).

Farha, Mark. "Arab Secularism: Death by Suicide or Assassination?”."Intercultural Center, Georgetown University, Washington D (2013).

Shabana, Ayman. "Conceptualization of Maternity and Attitudes towards Surrogacy in Islamic Law and Ethics." 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion. Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore (2013).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Connectivity, Collectivity and Citizenship: A Pre-Arab Spring Perspective." Texas A&M Liberal Arts International Conference: Ethical Engagement with Globalization, Citizenship, and Mutliculturalism - Multidisciplinary Perspectives. HBKU Student Center, Doha (2013).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Danish Cartoons, Muslim Boycotts, and the Response of Multi-Product Firms." Princeton University, Princeton.

Suzi Mirgani. "Digital ‘Piracy’ and the Politics of Diffusion." International Studies Association Annual Convention: The Politics of International Diffusion - Regional and Global Dimensions. Hilton San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco (2013).

Baskan, Birol. "Does Asymmetric Information within Transnational Households Affect Remittance Flows?" Dartmouth College, Hanover (2013).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2013. "Does Incomplete Information about Overseas Earnings Affect Remittance Flows?" Post-ASSA Annual International Conference of the Middle East Economic Association (MEEA). San Diego State University Campus, San Diego.

Kolla, Edward. "Empire from the Grande Nation to Napoleon." Comments for the Panel at the Society for French Historical Studies’ 59th Annual Meeting. Cambridge Marriott Hotel, Cambridge (2013).

Fabbri, Renaud. "Eric Voegelin and the ‘East’: Philosophy of Consciousness and New Religious Politics." GU-Q Faculty Research Seminar Series, Fall 2013. Georgetown School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2013).

Crist, John, and James D. Rae. "Fear the Reaper: Just War Doctrine, Drones, and the Notion of a Fair Fight." Drone: Legality and Ethics. International Studies Association, San Francisco (2013).

Kolla, Edward. "From National Sovereignty to National Unity and National Self-Determination in the Nineteenth Century." 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Legal History. Miami (2013).

Baskan, Birol. "Gulf-Iran Tension and Its Impact on Regional Security."International Symposium on Terrorism and Transnation Crime. Antalya (2013).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Heterogeneous Firms, Quality, and Trade."George Washington University, Washington D.C.

Farha, Mark. "Historical Legacy and Political Implications of State and Sectarian Schools in Lebanon." Rethinking Education for Social Cohesion: International Case Studies. The Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies at the American University of Beirut, Beirut (2013).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Ideologies, Branding, and the Hostile Media Effect: Muslims Response to Al Jazeera and CNN Coverage." Princeton University, Princeton.

Shabana, Ayman. "Lineage between Law and Biology: Reconstruction of the Islamic Boundaries of Parentage in Surrogacy Arrangements." Proc. of the International Conference: Health related Issues and Islamic Normativity. Halle: MENALib (2013).

Laude, Patrick. "Louis Massignon: A Precursor of Vatican II?”."Dharmaram College, Bangalore (2013).

Shabana, Ayman. "Major Challenges in Islamic Bioethics: Lessons from the Case of Paternity." Program on Medicine and Religion at the University of Chicago. MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago (2013).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Media Branding, Background and Perception." Princeton University, Princeton.

Ebrahim, Amina. 2013. "Moving and Staying: Evidence from 3 Waves of NIDS." National Planning Commission, The Presidency of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa.

Farha, Mark. "Occupied White House': Change and Continuity in Oligarchic US Financial Policy Under the Obama Administration." Le 12ème Congrès de l'Association Francais de Science Politique / International Political Science Association (IPSA). Sciences Po, Paris (2013).

Kamrava, Mehran. "Popular Perceptions toward Sanctions and the Nuclear Program in Iran." ISA 54th Annual Convention 2013 - The Politics of International Diffusion: Regional and Global Dimension. San Francisco, California (2013).

Walther, Karine. "Reinterpreting the Monroe Doctrine." Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (SHAFR), June 2013, Renaissance Arlington Capital View, Virginia, U. Renaissance Arlington Capital View, Virginia, U.S.A. (2013).

Farha, Mark. "Religiöse Minderheiten im Nahen Osten: Eine Zukunft unter dem Islamismus?”." University of Zurich, Zurich (2013).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Retailer Heterogeneity: Implications for Consumers and Economists." Princeton University, Princeton.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." Bank of Canada, Ottawa.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." University of Wisconsin-Madison: Department of Economics Workshop. University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." George Washington University, Washington D.C.

Shabana, Ayman. "Roots and Boundaries of the Consensus against Surrogacy Arrangements under Islamic Law." Fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Muslim Ethics. Chicago (2013).

Farha, Mark. "Secularism in a Sectarian Society? The Divisive Drafting of the 1926 Lebanese Constitution." Middle East Studies Association (MESA) 2013 Annual Meeting. Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans (2013).

Shabana, Ayman. "Sustaining Islamic Bioethics Research." Qatar Foundation 3rd Annual Research Forum. Doha (2013).

Kolla, Edward. "Terror, Law, and the Conquest of Western Germany during the French Revolutionary Wars." NYUAD Research Seminar. New York University, Abu Dhabi (2013).

Kamrava, Mehran. "The Arab Spring and the Question of Nationalism."ISA 54th Annual Convention 2013 - The Politics of International Diffusion: Regional and Global Dimension. San Francisco, California (2013).

Kamrava, Mehran. "The Evolving Ruling Bargain in the Middle East." ISA 54th Annual Convention 2013 - The Politics of International Diffusion: Regional and Global Dimension. San Francisco, California (2013).

de, Carvalho Filho Irin, and Stephan Litschig. 2013. "The Long-run and Intergenerational Education Impacts of Intergovernmental Transfers."Georgetown Center for Economic Research Biennial Conference. Intercultural Center, Georgetown University, Washington D.

de, Carvalho Filho Irin, and Stephan Litschig. 2013. "The Long-run and Intergenerational Education Impacts of Intergovernmental Transfers."Institut d'Economia de Barcelona - V Workshop on Fiscal Federalism: The Political Economy of Decentralization. University of Barcelona, Barcelona.

Farha, Mark. "The Sectarian Aftershock of the Arab Uprisings in Lebanon, Syria and the Gulf." Workshop on Origins and Effects of the Arab Spring. Sehir University and Turkish Foreign Ministry, Istanbul (2013).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2013. "Transnational Household Finance: A Field Experiment on the Cross-Border Impacts of Financial Education for Migrant Workers." Financial Inclusion Research Conference 2013. Harvard Kennedy School, Massachusetts.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2013. "Transnational Household Finance: A Field Experiment on the Cross-Border Impacts of Financial Education for Migrant Workers." NBER Summer Institute (Jul. 2013).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2013. "Transnational Household Finance: A Field Experiment on the Cross-Border Impacts of Financial Education for Migrant Workers." North American Summer Meeting of Econometrics Society. Los Angeles.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2013. "Understanding International Price Differences Using Scanner Data." International Comparison Program (ICP/PPP) Conference. Princeton University, Princeton.

Wen, Shuang. "Unexpected Encounters: Chinese and North African Laborers in the American Expeditionary Forces in WWI."  American Historical Association Annual Meeting. New York (2013).

Baskan, Birol. "What is Secular after all? Religion in the Construction of Turkish Citizenship." Texas A&M Liberal Arts International Conference: Ethical Engagement with Globalization, Citizenship, and Mutliculturalism - Multidisciplinary Perspectives. HBKU Student Center, Doha (2013).

Rogaia Abusharaf. "Doha: Valuing Heritage." UCL Qatar Workshop. University College London, Doha (2013).

Sonbol, Amira. "Beyond Exceptionalism: Is a Common History Possible?"Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum. Doha (2012).

Warfa, Ahmed, and Miodrag Stambodziev. 2012. "The Distribution and Economic Implications of Health Outcomes in Qatar." The Canadian Undergraduate Conference on Healthcare. Ontario.

Francis, Eilin, and Kham Nang. 2012. "Do Migrants and their Households Talk Finance?" Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum. Doha.

El-Zein, Amira. "The Role of the Trickster in the Seven Veils of Seth of Ibrahim al-Koni." The Problem of Evil: Politics, Ethics, and Comparative Religion. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha (2012).

El-Zein, Amira. "The Contemporary Arabic Novel between Modernity and Tradition." Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. (2012).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Le cinéma québécois après 1995 et les flux migratoires." North/South international Conference of the American Council for Québec Studies. Sarasota (2012).

Crist, John. "Moderator: Law and Politics." Middle East Studies Student Association. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha (2012).

Crist, John. "War and Peace in the 21st Century." Model United Nations. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha (2012).

Farha, Mark. "America's Descent into Oligarchy: The Continued Entrenchment of Special Interests during the Obama Administration."Madrid 2012: 23rd World Congress of Political Science - Re-ordering Power, Shifting Boundaries. International Politics Science Association, Madrid (2012).

Kolla, Edward. "Between Subject and Sovereign State: The Development of the 'Sister Republics." Proc. of The Meeting of the Western Society for French History. Banff (2012).

Laude, Patrick. "BlackBerrys and Beads: Religion in the Matrix of Information Media." International Conference: Rethinking Multiculturalism - Media in a Multicultural Society. Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta (2012).

El-Zein, Amira. "Chapter in a Book on Libyan Author Ibrahim Al-Koni."Proc. of The Problem of Evil Conference. Georgetown School of Foreign Service, Doha (2012).

Reynaud, Patricia. "De Bouvard Et Pécuchet à Entre Les Murs: Le Savoir Encyclopédique En Miettes." Esprit Critique Et Emancipation par le Savoir Colloque Interdisciplinaire. L’Unité de Recherche Ecole et Littérature Faculté des Lettres et des Sciences Humaines (2012).

Ward, Steven. "Dealing with Status Immobility: Revisionism, Rejection, or Downward Adjustment?" Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Francisco, California (2012).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2012. "Do Information Asymmetries Affect Remittance Flows? Northeast Universities Development Consortium Conference 2013." Darthmouth College, Hanover.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2012. "Do Information Asymmetries Affect Remittance Flows? The Making of Gulf Migration: From Macro and Micro Perspective." Qatar University, Doha.

Westbrook, Daniel. 2012. "Do Sibship Size and Birth Order Matter to Child Education? Evidence from Vietnam." 73rd International Atlantic Economic Conference. Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2012. "Does Asymmetric Information within Transnational Households Affect Remittance Flows?" Chicago.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2012. "Does Incomplete Information about Overseas Earnings Affect Remittance Flows?" Eight Australasian Development Economics Workshop. Monash Centre for Development Economics, Melbourne.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2012. "Does Incomplete Information about Overseas Earnings Affect Remittance Flows? Evidence from Transnational Couples."Eight Australasian Development Economics Workshop. Monash Centre for Development Economics, Melbourne.

Meadows, Patrick. "Du sacré dans la poésie d’après-guerre." Le Sacré et ses Doubles: Colloque Interdisciplinaire (Interdisciplinary Conference). University of Fribourg, Switzerland (2012).

MacGregor, James. "Dude Prays Like a Lady? Varieties of Male Devotion to Saint George in Medieval England." Religious Men in the Middle Ages Conference. University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield (2012).

Wirsing, Robert. "Dust-up Over the Brahmaputra: India, China & the Impending Encounter of River Diversion Mega-Schemes." Water Security, Risk and Society Conference 2012 - Pathways to enhance water security. University of Oxford, Oxford (2012).

Widerquist, Karl. "Effective Control Self Ownerships: Freedom as the Power to Say No." The 14th Basic Income Earth Network Congress: Pathways to a Basic Income. Wolf-Ferrari-Haus, Ottobrunn (2012).

Laude, Patrick. "Enjeux Spirituels de la Post-modernité." Center for Studies on New Religion 2012 International Conference: Religion in a Globalized Context - The Mediterranean and the World. Chouaîb Doukkali University, El Jadida (2012).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2012. "Exchange Rate Pass-through and its Determinants." Crete 2012: Eleventh Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics. Milos Conference Center George Eliopoulos, Milos.

Laude, Patrick. "Good Beyond Good and Evil: Insights from Mystical Theology." International and Interdisciplinary Colloquium: The Problem of Evil. Georgetown School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2012).

Mari Luomi. "Gulf Monarchies and Multilateral Institutions in the Climate Change Era." The 2012 Gulf Studies Conference. University of Exeter Centre for Gulf Studies, Exeter (2012).

Kamrava, Mehran. "High Modernism and the Limits of State Autonomy in Qatar." International Studies Association Annual Convention 2012. Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Diego (2012).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Identités Fragmentées Et Récalcitrantes." Conseil International D'Etudes Francophones 26th Annual Conference. Thessaloniki, Greece (2012).

Zahra Babar. "Inclusion/Exclusion: Citizens and Migrants in the State of Qatar." Middle East Studies Association 2012: 46th Annual Conference. Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Denver, Colorado (2012).

Widerquist, Karl. "Independence, Propertylessness, and Basic Income: A Theory of Freedom as the Power to Say No." The 11th North American Basic Income Guarantee Congress. University of Toronto, Toronto (2012).

Shabana, Ayman. "Interface between Law and Ethics in Islamic Bioethics: The Boundaries of Nonmaleficence in the Islamic Law of Paternity."International Conference on Islamic Bioethics: Interplay between Islam and the West. Georgetown School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2012).

Shabana, Ayman. "Islamic Law of Paternity between Classical Legal Texts and Modern Contexts: From Physiognomy to DNA Analysis." Critical Islamic Reflections Committee 11th Annual Conference - Islamic Bioethics and Law: The Role of Traditional Scholarship in Modern Times. Yale University, New Haven (2012).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Le Paradoxe comme Mode de Création de Soi." 2012 Women in French Counference - Crossing Boundaries: French and Francophone Women in Literature and Science, Culture and the Arts. Arizona State University, Tempe Campus, Arizona (2012).

Kolla, Edward. "Le Pouvoir Revolutionnaire and a Novel Legal Justifications for the Annexation of Blegium, 1793-94." The Society for French Historical Studies 58th Annual Meeting. Los Angeles (2012).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." The 14th Basic Income Earth Network Congress: Pathways to a Basic Income. Wolf-Ferrari-Haus, Ottobrunn (2012).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." American University of Sharjah Lecture Series. American University of Sharjah, Sharjah (2012).

Widerquist, Karl. "Liberty and Responsibility in the Thought of Frederic Bastiat." Panel discussant at the Liberty Fund Colloquium. La Jolla (2012).

Shabana, Ayman. "Lineage between Law and Biology: Reconstruction of the Islamic Boundaries of Parentage in Surrogacy Arrangements."International Conference on Health-related Issues and Islamic Normativity. University of Hamburg, Hamburg (2012).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2012. "Media Branding, Background and Perception." Columbia University, New York.

Walther, Karine. "Mission to Morocco: American Perceptions of Muslim Jewish Relations, 1880-1906." Center for American Studies and Research Fourth International Conference: Shifting Borders - America and the Middle East/North Africa. American University of Beirut (2012).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Nouveau Réalisme Social au Cinéma Après 1995 et Flux Migratoires: Adversité, Résistances, Transformations." American Council for Québec Studies: Eighteenth Biennial Conference Program. Sarasota (2012).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Nouveau Réalisme Social au Cinéma Après 1995 et Flux Migratoires: Adversité, Résistances, Transformations." American Council for Québec Studies 18th Biennial Conference - North/South-Québec-Nord/Sud. Hyatt Regency Sarasota, Sarasota Bay (2012).

Wirsing, Robert. "Perilous Waters." TEDx Education City 2012: Flash Forward. Qatar National Convention Center, Doha (2012).

Kolla, Edward. "Postcolonialism." International and Interdisciplinary Colloquium: The Problem of Evil. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2012).

Hashemi, Manata. "Poverty, Morality and the Urban Poor: Understanding Strategies of Action in the Middle East." Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum Proceedings 2012. Doha (2012).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2012. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2012. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." University of Bern, Bern.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2012. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." University of Cyprus, Cyprus.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2012. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." Princeton University, Princeton.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2012. "Retailer Pass-Through and Its Determinants Using Scanner Data." Columbia University, New York.

Laude, Patrick. "Rida' as a Door of Mercy." Inaugural Lecture of the Wake Mohammad Dimashkieh. Cultural Center, American University of Beirut, Beirut (2012).

Wirsing, Robert. "River Diplomacy in Himalayan Asia: On the Way to Calamity?" Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi (2012).

Farha, Mark. "Secularism in a Sectarian Society? The Divisive Drafting of the 1926 Lebanese Constitution." Proc. of Constitution Writing and Religion. Rockefeller Foundation at Bellagio (2012).

Kamrava, Mehran. "State-Building and Political Consolidation in Qatar."Middle East Studies Association 2012: 46th Annual Conference. Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Denver, Colorado (2012).

Farha, Mark. "The Arab Revolts: Local, Regional and Global Catalysts and Consequences." The Arab Uprisings One Year Later: Examining the Possibilities and Risks. Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore, Hilton Singapore, Singapore (2012).

Nonneman, Gerd. "The Arab Spring, the GCC and the Implications for the Transatlantic Community." The GCC in the Mediterranean in Light of the Arab Spring Conference. Istituto Affari Internazionali, Rome (2012).

Alkhater, Khalid. 2012. "The Dictator’s Survival Curve in a Rentier Predatory State."  Qatar Central Bank and Georgetown University in Qatar, Doha.

Kolla, Edward. "The Early Modern Origins of the Alien Tort Statute." Early Modern Global History Seminar Series. Georgetown Institute for Global History, Georgetown University, Washington D.C (2012).

Kolla, Edward. "The French Revolution and the Origins of the Modern Law of Conquest." Institute for Historical Studies at University of Texas in Austin Workshop. University of Texas in Austin, Austin (2012).

Kolla, Edward. "The French Revolution, the Will of the People, and the Transformation of International Law, 1789-92." Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas (2012).

Walther, Karine. "The Greek War of Independence and the Birth of the Clash of Civilizatinos Theory." Proc. of Culture and Politics Seminar. Georgetown School of Foreign Service, Doha (2012).

Farha, Mark. "The Impact of Global Communications on Family Values in Qatar." The 2012 Gulf Research Meeting: Workshop 15 ‘State-Society Relations in the Arab Gulf Region - Religion Intellectuals and New Media’ Paper. Cambridge University, Cambridge (2012).

Filho, Irineu de Carvalh. 2012. "The Long-run and Intergenerational Education Impacts of Intergovernmental Transfers." Georgetown Center for Economic Research Alumni Conference. Georgetown University, Washington D.

Widerquist, Karl. "The Power to Say No." The 11th North American Basic Income Guarantee Congress. University of Toronto, Toronto (2012).

Widerquist, Karl. "The Power to Say No." Independence, Propertylessness, and Basic Income: A Theory of Freedom as the Power to Say No. Belfast, Nothern Ireland (2012).

Hashemi, Manata. "The Racially Contingent Effect of Key Social Characteristics on Perceived Prejudice in Healthcare." American Sociological Association 2012 Annual Meeting: Real Utopias - Emancipatory Projects, Institutional Designs, Possible Futures. Colorado Convention Center and Hyatt Regency, Denver, Colorado (2012).

Shabana, Ayman. "The Role of Customary Indications in the Determination of Paternity in Islamic Law."  The 2nd Annual UCSB Islamic Studies Graduate Student Conference: Locating the Sharīʿa Creating New Sources for Knowledge and Inquiry. University of California, Santa Barbara (2012).

Laude, Patrick. "Tradition, Spiritual Revival and the Horizon of Universality in the Teachings of Two African Sages: Ahmad Al-‘Alawi (1869-1934) and Tierno Bokar (1875-1939)." The Revival of the Islamic Tradition in Africa Conference. Northwestern University in Qatar and Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies, Doha (2012).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2012. "Transnational Household Finance: A Field Experiment on the Cross-Border Impacts of Financial Education for Migrant Workers." Georgetown University, Washington D.C.

Zabarah, Hana. "Variant readings in Zajjaji's Jumal." Foundation of Arab Linguistics II Conference. University of Cambridge, Cambridge (2012).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2012. "What do Migrants and Their Spouses Back Home Talk About? An Empirical Study of Migrants in Qatar from Southern India." The 2012 Gulf Studies Conference. University of Exeter Centre for Gulf Studies, Exeter.

Makarem, Tarah. 2011. "Media Branding and Viewer Perceptions in Qatar." Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference. Doha.

Warfa, Ahmed. 2011. "Sub-Saharan Africans in the Gulf Countries: An Exploratory Survey of Kenyan Migrants in Qatar." Ministry of Labor, Kenya.

Warfa, Ahmed. 2011. "Sub-Saharan Africans in the Gulf Countries: An Exploratory Survey of Kenyan Migrants in Qatar." Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum. Doha.

Crist, John. "Moderator: Peacebuilding and Nonviolence." American Sociological Association Annual Meetings. Las Vegas (2011).

Crist, John. "Research Funding: Strategies and Resources." Collective Behavior and Social Movements Workshop. University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2011).

Farha, Mark, Dalal Al-Thani, and Miodrag Stambodziev. "The Impact of Electronic Communications on Family Values in Qatar." Gulf Research Meeting. Cambridge University, Cambridge (2011).

Al-Tonsi, Abbas. "Arabic in Qatari Schools." The Challenges of Teaching Arabic in the 21st Century. Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Doha (2011).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Bent Keltoum: Entre Oppression Et Force." 25e Congrès du Conseil International D'Etudes Francophones. Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède, Aix-en-Provence (2011).

Shushan, Debra. "Bold Moves for a Small State: An Analysis of Qatar’s Foreign Policy." International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention: Global Governance- Political Authority in Transition. Montreal (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Can Economic Liberalization Engender Media Openness: The UAE between Global Flows and Local Exigencies." Proc. of Investors and Entrepreneurship in the Arab Media: An International Conference. University of Westminister, London (2011).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Choosing the Literary Text in the Arabic Language Curricula: Standards & Reality - The Challenges of Teaching Arabic in Th 21st Century." Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Doha. (2011).

Shabana, Ayman. "Establishment of Paternity between Law and Biology: the Reconstruction of the Islamic law of Paternity in the Wake of DNA Testing." Proc. Of Belief in Dialogue: Science, Culture and Modernity. University of Sharjah, Sharjah (2011).

Walther, Karine. "Explaining the History of U.S. Foreign Relations." Proc. of The Challenges and Rewards of Teaching Non-American Students. Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, Alexandria (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Exporting the Alaska Model." University of Alaska-Anchorage, Anchorage (2011).

Farha, Mark. "Fallout of the Arab Uprisings on Inter-communal Relations in Syria and Lebanon." Prod. of Pluralism, Coexistence and Conflict: Majority and Minority Communities in Muslim Societies. Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University, Boston (2011).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Fractures et Cicatrices dans Bent Keltoum." Franco-Maghrebi Crossings Conference. King Institute for Contemporary French and Francophone Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee (2011).

Mari Luomi. "From Kyoto to Cop 18." Climate Change Lecture Series. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2011).

Farha, Mark. "Global Roots and Local Repercussions of the Arab Revolts."Prod. of Islam Lecture Series. Univeristy of Copenhagen, Copenhagen (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Inside Al-Jazeera Now: A Revolution on Journalism?"Err:512. (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Is Al-Jazeera Breaking New Grounds? Citizen Journalism, Investigate Reporting & Beyond." Proc. of The Trends of 21st Century Mass Communication: Strategic, Ethical and Multicultural Challenges and Prospects. University of Qatar, Doha (2011).

Shabana, Ayman. "Legal Foundations for Paternity Negation in Islamic Law." Proc. Of International Congress on Islamic Law and Bioethics. Leiden University, Leiden (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." Proc. of Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend: Examining Its Suitability and Exporting the Alaska Model: Adapting the Permanent Fund Dividend for Reform around the World. University of Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." Proc. of QFARF Conference. Doha (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." Proc. of Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend: Examining Its Suitability and Exporting the Alaska Model: Adapting the Permanent Fund Dividend for Reform around the World. Treuchtlingen (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." Proc. of Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend: Examining Its Suitability and Exporting the Alaska Model: Adapting the Permanent Fund Dividend for Reform around the World. University of Cologne, Cologne (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." Proc. of Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend: Examining Its Suitability and Exporting the Alaska Model: Adapting the Permanent Fund Dividend for Reform around the World. University of Eichstatt, Eichstatt (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." Proc. of The Tenth Annual North America Basic Income Guarantee Congress. Sheraton Hotel, New York (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Lessons from the Alaska Model." Proc. of Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend: Examining Its Suitability and Exporting the Alaska Model: Adapting the Permanent Fund Dividend for Reform around the World. The Hamburg Basic Income Network, Hamburg (2011).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Literary Texts in Qatari High School Arabic Textbooks."Proc. of CMU-Q Conference. Doha (2011).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2011. "Micro-level Data Migrants in Qatar." Proc. of SESRI. Qatar University, Doha.

Shabana, Ayman. "Negation of Paternity between Li`an and DNA Fingerprinting in Modern Islam." Proc. Of Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion. San Francisco (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "New Strategies for Health Promotion: Steering Clear of Ethical Pitfalls." Proc. of Harvard University Program in Ethics and Health. Harvard University, Boston (2011).

Koons, Jeremy. "Plantinga on Properly Basic Belief in God: Lessons from the Epistemology of Perception." Proc. of Philosophy of Religion in the 21st Century. Krakow (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Popular Uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt: The Jasmine Revolution and Its Aftermath - A Roundtable Discussion." Georgetown School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2011).

Widerquist, Karl. "Prehistoric Myths in Modern Political Thought." Proc. of Graduate Seminar. Tulane University, New Orleans (2011).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2011. "Proc. of 2nd Annual Research Forum of Qatar Foundation." Proc. of 2nd Annual Research Forum of Qatar Foundation. Doha.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2011. "Proc. of CRETE Conference." Proc. of CRETE Conference. Milos.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2011. "Proc. of International Industrial Organization Conference." Proc. of International Industrial Organization Conference. Boston.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2011. "Proc. of The 9th Conference of Communication and Mass Media." Proc. of The 9th Conference of Communication and Mass Media. Athens.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2011. "Qatar Longitudinal Study of Transnational Families.".

Laude, Patrick. "Religion and Intercivilizational Dialogue." Proc. of 4th United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Forum. Doha (2011).

Farha, Mark. "Roots of Arab Revolutions." Firdawsi University, Mashad (2011).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Satori Dans Un Bocal: La Ménagerie De Muriel Barbery." The 20th and 21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium on Human-Animal. Hotel San Francis, San Francisco (2011).

Shabana, Ayman. "Sharia or DNA Tests: Settling Paternity Disputes in Modern Islam." Proc. Of Humanities Program. University of Louisville, Louisville (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Social Media and the Tunisian Revolution: A Socio-Political Inquiry." Proc. of The International Association for Media and Communication Research Conference: Cities, Creativity and Connectivity. Kadir Has University, Istanbul (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Social Media in the Tunisian Revolution and Its Implication on the Rest of the Arab World." Proc. of The Doha Debates. Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Doha (2011).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2011. "Social-Economic Profile of Migrants and Their Remittance Behavior in the State of Qatar." Proc. of 2011 Survey Research in the Gulf. Qatar University, Doha.

Widerquist, Karl. "Status Freedom." Proc. of EC Liberal Arts Forum. Education City, Doha (2011).

Farha, Mark. "Stumbling Blocks to Secularism in Lebanon's Sectarian Society." Prod. of The Arab Left: Mapping the Field. The Orient Institute, Beirut (2011).

Kolla, Edward. "Suspects, Citizens, and Political Networks in the Revolutionary Era." Proc. of The Meeting of the Society for French Historical Studies. Chaleston (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Teaching, Learning and Technology." Proc. of Teaching, Learning and Innovation. Summer Institute, Washington D (2011).

Kolla, Edward. "The Continental System in International Law." Proc. of The Napoleonic Continental System: Local, European, and Global Experiences and Consequences. International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam (2011).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2011. "The Economic Transformation of the Gulf."Proc. of LSE. Kuwait City.

Farha, Mark. "The Fate of Political Secularisms in Wake of Economic Liberalization: A Cross-national Comparison of India, Turkey and Lebanon, 1990-2010." Prod. of Workshop on Secularism. Princeton University, Onati (2011).

Zayani, Mohamed. "The Future of Arab Media." Proc. of From Media Revolution to Street Revolution: Twenty Years of Arab Commercial Satellite Television. Northwestern University in Qatar, Doha (2011).

Shabana, Ayman. "The Impact of Modern Technology on Islamic Law and Ethics: the Debate on DNA Paternity Tests in Egypt." Proc. Of Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Muslim Ethics. New Orleans (2011).

Laude, Patrick. "The Notion of Metaphysical Relativity in Mysticism." Proc. of International Conference- Mysticism Without Bounds. Christ University, Bangalore (2011).

Wasserman, Gary. "The Politics of Global Warming." Proc. of Asian Conference on the Social Sciences. Osaka (2011).

Kamrava, Mehran. "The Power of Small States: Qatar in the Persian Gulf."International Studies Association (2011).

Farha, Mark. "Towards an Arab Democracy Charter." Prod. of Doha Roundtable, Arab Democracy Forum. Doha (2011).

Kolla, Edward. "Written in the Heart of Man? Natural and International Law during the Age of Enlightenment." Proc. of Culture and Politics Seminar. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2011).

Farha, Mark, Dalal Al-Thani, and Miodrag Stambodziev. "The Impact of Electronic Communications on Qatari Family Values." 9th Annual International Conference on Communication and Mass Media. The Athens Institute for Education and Research, Athens (2011).

Makarem, Tarah. 2011. "Media Branding and Viewer Perceptions in Qatar." 9th Annual International Conference on Communication and Mass Media. The Athens Institute for Education and Research, Athens.

O'Connor, Patricia. "Eliciting Narrative: Using Digital Formats in Teaching Interdisciplinary Uses of Narrative." Georgetown University Round Table on Linguistics: Discourse 2.0: Language and New Media. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. (2011).

Farha, Mark, Dalal Al-Thani, and Miodrag Stambodziev. "The Impact of Electronic Communications on Qatari Family Values." International Conference on Survey Research in the Gulf. Social and Economic Survey Research Institute, Qatar University, Doha (2011).

Reynaud, Patricia. "A French Francophone Critique of Global Capitalism: New Social Realism in Films." Doha Association of Literary Scholars Public Lecture. University of Calgary in Qatar, Doha (2010).

Kolla, Edward. "A Tale of Two Revolutions." Proc. of The Meeting of the Society for French Historical Studies. Tempe (2010).

Akinade, Akintunde. "Around the World with New Eyes: Ancient and Emerging Voices in World Christianity." Proc. of American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting. World Christianity Group (2010).

Widerquist, Karl. "Association for Political Theory." Reed College, Portland (2010).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Defining the Elephant in the Arabic Language Classroom: Heritage Learners Here and There." Proc. of Georgetown University Round Table. Georgetown University, Washington D (2010).

Reynaud, Patricia. "Des Limites De La Critique Neo-bourdieusienne De La Littérature Monde: Le Cas De L'élégance Du Hérisson." Colloque 2010 de la SPFFA: Création et réalité d'expression française et francophone: la problématique d'une "littérature-monde" en français et le cinquantenaire de la disparition d'Albert Camus. Fordham University, New York (2010).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2010. "Enhancing the Development Impact of Remittances: A Study of Direct Payment and Savings Facilities for Filipino Workers in Qatar." Proc. of Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum. Doha.

Farha, Mark. "Failed States: Arab Examples." Prod. of International Affairs Program. Qatar University, Doha (2010).

Shabana, Ayman. "Human Rights Discourses in the Muslim World between Religious Norms and Secular Values: Towards a Typology." Proc. Of World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies. Barcelona (2010).

Farha, Mark. "Independent Media: A Force for Accountability During the Bank Bailout (2008-2010)?" Prod. of (IAMCR) Annual Congress in Braga, International Association for Media and Communication Research. Braga (2010).

Kamrava, Mehran. "Iran’s Regional Foreign and Security Policies."International Studies Association. New Orleans (2010).

Mohamed, Yehia. "Is Arabic without Walls? An Assessment of Instructional Podcasts." Proc. of MAALLT-SEALLT Conference. Georgetown University, Washington D.C. (2010).

Koons, Jeremy. "On the Failure of Some Recent Responses to the Euthyphro Dilemma." Proc. of Joint Meeting of the Mind and Aristotelian Societies. Dublin (2010).

Akinade, Akintunde. "Post Election Peace Building in Africa." Second East Africa Philosophy Conference. Dar Es Salaam (2010).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2010. "Proc. of 9th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics." Proc. of 9th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics. Tinos.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2010. "Proc. of Enriching the Middle East's Economic Future." Proc. of Enriching the Middle East's Economic Future. Doha.

Antoniades, Alexis. 2010. "Proc. of The Middle East Economic Association Meeting." Proc. of The Middle East Economic Association Meeting. Istanbul.

Westbrook, Daniel. 2010. "Returns to Education During Transition: Viet Nam 1993 - 2006." Proc. of 11th International Conference on Markets and Development. Hanoi.

Seshan, Ganesh. 2010. "Social-Economic Profile of Migrants in Qatar."Proc. of 2010 Gulf Research Meeting. Cambridge.

Widerquist, Karl. "Stone Age Anthropology vs." Modern Political Theory. Linus Pauling House, Portland (2010).

Widerquist, Karl. "Stone Age Anthropology vs." Modern Political Theory. Xavier Univeristy-Louisiana, Louisiana (2010).

Widerquist, Karl. "Stone Age Anthropology vs." Modern Political Theory. Willamette University, Salem (2010).

Wirsing, Robert. "Strategic Competition in South Asia: China, Russia, and the United States." Australian Defence College, Canberra (2010).

Zayani, Mohamed. "Studying Media in the Middle East: Methodological, Disciplinary and Polemic Issues." Northwestern University in Qatar, Doha (2010).

Farha, Mark. "Success Strategies of Small States: The State of Qatar Compared to Switzerland, Singapore and Lebanon." Prod. of Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum. Qatar Foundation, Doha (2010).

Farha, Mark. "Success Strategies of Small States: The State of Qatar Compared to Switzerland, Singapore and Lebanon." Prod. of Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum. Qatar Foundation, Doha (2010).

Laude, Patrick. "Sufi Metaphysics and Psychology." Proc. of International Symposium on Sufism and Psychology. Australian Centre for Sufism, Sydney (2010).

Zabarah, Hana. "The Emergence of Arabic Grammatical Instruction Manuals." Proc. of The Foundation of Arab Linguistics Conference. University of Cambridge, Cambridge (2010).

Farha, Mark. "The Fate of Citizenship in an Age of Consumerism: A Cross National Comparison of Turkey, India and Lebanon 1990 -2009." Prod. of World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies. Barcelona (2010).

Reynaud, Patricia. "The French Critique of Neo-liberalism." The 20th and 21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Conference. Université de Guelph, Toronto (2010).

Kamrava, Mehran. "The Perseverance of Rentierism in the Persian Gulf."Middle East Studies Association (2010).

Laude, Patrick. "The Role of the Perennialist School in the Encounter of East and West." Proc. of The Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities, International Academic Forum. Osaka (2010).

Wirsing, Robert. "United States Perspective on the Kashmir Issue." Proc. of Kashmir Conference. Chatham House, London (2010).

Akinade, Akintunde. "Unity and Religious Diversity." Second East Africa Philosophy Conference. Dar Es Salaam (2010).

Farha, Mark. "Wall, K and Main Street: Change and Continuity in US Financial and Foreign Policy Under the Obama Administration." Prod. of The Obama Presidency, a Preliminary Assessment. University of Southern Mississippi, Long Beach (2010).

Nestor, Amy. "Blind-spots and Blind Songs: Whitman, Du Bois, and the De-formations of the Nation." The Futures of American Studies Seminar. Dartmouth (2009).

Nestor, Amy. "Take any Shape but that- Whitman, Du Bois, and the Traumatic Repetitions of Civil War History." IASA 4th World Congress. Beijing (2009).

Crist, John. "From Gandhi to Twitter: Trends in Global Protest." CIRS Monthly Dialogue Series. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha (2009).

Crist, John. "The U.S. Civil Rights Movement and Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legacy in American Politics." Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha (2009).

Farha, Mark. "Arab States: Victims or Victors of Globalization?" of 21st International Political Science Association. Santiago (2009).

Farha, Mark. "Breaking the Frontiers: The History of State and Sectarian Schools in Modern Lebanon." Prod. of Education for Social Cohesion. Center for Lebanese Studies at St. Anthony's College in Oxford University, Beirut (2009).

Farha, Mark. "Confessional Pluralism versus State Secularism." Prod. of 10th Mediterranean Research Meeting. Robert Schumann Center, Florence (2009).

Laude, Patrick. "Contributions à Une Métaphysique Du Féminin: Merrell-Wolff, Bede Griffith Et Frithjof Schuon." Proc. of Femmes Et Spiritualité, Colloque International. Aix-en-Provence (2009).

Laude, Patrick. "India and Divine Femininity in the Works of Marguerite Yourcenar and Jean Biès." Proc. of Ninth Biennial International Conference, Comparative Literature Association of India. Hyderabad (2009).

Al-Tonsi, Abbas. "Linguistics II in the Gulf." Are We Native Speakers of Modern Standard Arabic. Qatar University, Doha (2009).

Wirsing, Robert. "Madrassahs & Extremism in Pakistan." Brookings Institution Doha Center, Doha (2009).

Wirsing, Robert. "Panel on Kashmir Dispute." Embassy of Pakistan in Qatar, Doha (2009).

Antoniades, Alexis. 2009. "Proc. of Conference on Natural Resources and Economic Development." Proc. of Conference on Natural Resources and Economic Development. Dubai.

Farha, Mark. "Qatar Steps into the Breach." Prod. of ETH. Zurich International Relations and Security Institute, Zurich (2009).

Farha, Mark. "Religion, Law and Democracy." Prod. of Global Gradations of Secularism. Princeton's Institute for International and Regional Studies at Bospherus University, Istanbul (2009).

Wirsing, Robert. "South Asia: Future Security Challenges and Opportunities." Proc. of Pacific Horizons Strategy Conference. Joint Intelligence Operations Center, Honolulu (2009).

Laude, Patrick. "Spiritualité et Révélation." Proc. of International Conference Semer L'Espoir Centennial of the Tariqah 'Alawiyah, Mostaghanem. Algeria (2009).

El-Zein, Amira. "The Jinn as Metaphor in Three Stories of the Arabian Nights." Proc. of International Conference on the Arabian Nights. NYU Abu Dhabi Institute, Abu Dhabi (2009).

Wirsing, Robert. "The United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan: Is There a Policy Change Coming?" Err:512. (2009).

Sampsell-Willmann, Catherine. "Lewis Hine and the Birth of Social Documentary Photography: The Pittsburgh Survey." University of Nottingham, England (2009).

Laude, Patrick. "Comparative Issues in Mystical Literature." Proc. of Crossing the Literary Divide: English-Arabic Comparative Literature. Qatar University, Doha (2008).

Laude, Patrick. "Muslim Minority Status as Spiritual Opportunity." Proc. of International Conference of Islamic Scholars. Jakarta (2008).

Wirsing, Robert. "Proc. of Conference on Religious Attitudes in Pakistan."CENTRA Technology Inc. Washington, D.C. (2008).

Wirsing, Robert. "Role of the United States in South Asia." Proc. of Centre for Defence and Strategic Studies. Australian Defence College, Canberra (2008).

Laude, Patrick. "Sufi Poetry: Innovation and Tradition." Proc. of Innovation in Islam. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha (2008).

El-Zein, Amira. "The Quest for Oneness in the Work of Gibran Khalil Gibran and William Butler Yeats." Proc. of International Comparitive Literature Conference. Doha (2008).

Abduljawad, Lina. "Muslim Youth and Women in the West: Source of Concern or Source of Hope?" Press Conference. Doha (2008).

Laude, Patrick. "Jalons Dans L'évolution De L'image De L'Inde Dans La Poésie Française." Proc. of IVeme Congrès International De L'AITF. Pondichery (2007).

Laude, Patrick. "L'islam Spirituel Dans La Pensée Française Du XXème Siècle." French Cultural Center, Doha (2007).

Seshan, Ganesh. 2007. "Patterns of Migration in the Gulf." Proc. of SFS-Q Faculty Lecture Series. Georgetown School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Doha.

Laude, Patrick. "The Role of Poetry in Expressing the Divine Presence."Proc. of International Symposium on Rumi and the Perfume of Divine Love. Australian Centre for Sufism, Sydney (2007).

Abduljawad, Lina. "Muslim Youth and Women in the West: Source of Concern or Source of Hope?" Center for Dialogues, Austria (2007).