Thomas Pierret earned his Ph.D. in Political and Social Sciences at Sciences Po Paris and the Catholic University of Louvain (2009).
Thomas is the acting Director of CASAW in 2014.
BA (Hons) in Social Sciences, PhD in Politics, AcSS, FRSA
Professor, Director of the Al-Sabah Programme and Joint Director of the ESRC Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World in the School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University.
Professor of Modern Arabic Studies, The University of Manchester
BA in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, DPhil in Modern Arabic Literature and Modern History of the Middle East
Iraq Chair of Arabic and Islamic Studies at the department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (University of Edinburgh) and Joint Director of the Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World until 2014.