Muriam Haleh Davis

TitleAssistant Professor
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
Web Site North Africa and the Making of Europe: Institutions, Governance, and Culture
Office212 Stevenson College
Office HoursSpring 2018: Tuesdays, 10:00 am - 12:00pm or by appointment
Campus Mail StopStevenson Academic Services
Muriam Haleh  Davis

Research Interests

My research interests focus on development, decolonization and race in North Africa. I am currently  working on a manuscript that studies how the postwar reinvention of a market economy influenced prevailing ideas of race and national identity in Algeria. 

Biography, Education and Training

2004-2006: MA in Arab Studies, Georgetown University

2006-2008: MA in Culture and Theory, University of California, Irvine

2008-2015: PhD in History, NYU 

2015-2016: Max Weber Postdoctoral Fellow, European University Institute 

Selected Publications

Co-editor of North Africa and the Making of Europe: Governance, Institution and Culture. Bloomsbury Academic Publishing, 2018.

Courses Taught

HIS 154: Postcolonial North Africa
HIS 184B: Race and Anti-Racism in Europe
HIS 252: Republicanism and its Discontents
HIS 170B: France and French Empire in the 19th Century
HIS 170C: From the Trenches to the Casbah: France and its Empire in the 20th Century