Sarah J. Feuer

Sarah J. Feuer
Sarah J. Feuer
Research Fellow


Dr. Sarah J. Feuer is a research fellow at the Institute for National Security Studies, and an associate fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. She is the author of Regulating Islam: Religion and the State in Contemporary Morocco and Tunisia (Cambridge, 2018), as well as numerous policy papers and monographs. At INSS Feuer is managing a research program examining region-wide developments across the Arab Middle East, and continuing to track political and security-related developments in North Africa. Feuer holds a PhD in politics from Brandeis University's Crown Center for Middle East Studies, an MA in Middle Eastern history from Tel Aviv University, and a BA in American history and French literature from the University of Pennsylvania. She has extensive experience throughout the region, including stints living in Jordan, Tunisia, Morocco, and Israel.

Research Fields

  • Arab Politics
  • North Africa
  • Political Islam


Views from the Arab World: Trends and Trajectories
January 30, 2020
Voices from the Middle East
January 29, 2020
The Arab world: What they see vs. What we see
January 29, 2019
The Arab World: What They See vs. What We See
January 29, 2019