Maria Gloria Polimeno

Maria Gloria Polimeno was educated as Arabist and has integrated in the education between the main Universities in the Middle East and North Africa region. In 2013-2014 she was temporarily appointed as Honorary Research Fellow at the Department of International Politics, City University London. Before joining City University London she was in 2012-2013 Academic Visitor at the London Middle East Institute, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. In 2012 she was based at the Cairo University, Department of Arabic studies, during the clashes and transition of Egypt. She is holder of a National scholarship and a Research scholarship by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Embassy of Egypt to Rome as well as holder in 2012 of an European funded grant. In 2014 she was reviewer on invitation for the New Middle Eastern Studies Journal, BRISMES,UK