Laila Sorurbakhsh

Laila Sorurbakhsh

Laila Sorurbakhsh

Assistant Dean of Academic Programs; Assistant Professor of International Affairs; Director of Online Education; Co-Founder/Co-Director of the Data Literacy Initiative, ESIA

Full-time Faculty


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Office Phone: (202) 994-9315

 

Laila Sorurbakhsh received her Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Houston with specializations in Comparative Politics, American Politics and Quantitative Methods. Her dissertation, entitled “Feedback in the EU Advocacy System,” studies how institutional, environmental, and structural changes to the European Union have impacted interest group populations via their levels of competitiveness and survivability. She is currently an Assistant Professor of International Affairs at George Washington University’s Elliott School, where she also holds positions as Associate Director of the Master of International Policy and Practice program, and Director of Online Education.