A French and Arabic-speaking academic, Aurélie Daher is an assistant professor at Université Paris-Dauphine/PSL Research University, Paris, and at Sciences Po, Paris.
She received a Master in Public Management from ESCP Europe, Paris, a Master in Political Science from Sciences Po, Paris, and a PhD in Political Science from Sciences Po, Paris.
She was a Visiting Scholar at the University of Oxford, UK, St Antony's College (from 2010-2011, and from 2016-2017). In the US, she also held a postdoctoral research associate position at Princeton University, NJ (from 2012-2013).
Her work focuses on Hezbollah, Middle Eastern Shiism, Lebanese and Middle Eastern politics. She also works on the new aspects of Middle Eastern jihadism and its repercussions on European societies.