Areas of Interest: religion in global politics, secularization, human rights, international relations theory, conflict resolution, political violence, politics of divided societies.
Nukhet Sandal is one of the co-founders of the Religion and Internationalism Project at Brown University. Her research interests include religion and international affairs, politics of divided societies and international relations theory. Sandal has articles (published or forthcoming) in the European Journal of International Relations, Review of International Studies, Alternatives, Political Studies, Human Rights Quarterly and Canadian Journal of Political Science. Her book (with Jonathan Fox), Religion in International Relations Theory: Concepts, Tools, and Debates, is forthcoming in 2013 from Routledge.
She has a PhD in politics and international relations from the University of Southern California.