Dr. Herb receives Fulbright Grant- 8/9/2006

Associate Professor Michael Herb has received a prestigious Fulbright award to conduct research during Spring 2007 in Kuwait. Herb, a specialist in Middle East politics and author of All in the Family: Absolutism, Revolution and Democracy in the Middle Eastern Monarchies (State University of New York Press), will be working on a project entitled Parliaments in the Gulf: Oil and the Long Road to Democracy.” Prior to traveling to Kuwait, Dr. Herb will offer undergraduate (POLS 4260, MW 12:00-1:15) and graduate (POLS 8260, W 4:30-7:00) courses on Middle East Politics in the Fall 2006 semester.