Dr. Elhum Haghighat


Elhum Haghighat, Ph.D.  ​ 

                                                          Photo by Maria Manjelo Photography, Metuchen, NJ: ​http://www.mariamanjelophotography.com/

Professor & Chair

Lehman College | The City University of New York

School of Natural & Social Sciences

Department of Political Science

Department website: 



The Graduate Center | The City University of New York

Middle East & Middle Eastern American Center | 

​Middle Eastern Studies Program

GC/CUNY website: 

http://memeac.gc.cuny.edu/ and



Elhum.Haghighat@Lehman.CUNY.Edu or EHaghighat@GC.CUNY.Edu 

Office: (347) 577-4051


Book (just published by Cambridge University Press): http://www.elhum.com/book---demography---democracy-in-mena.html