Nicola Pratt is a Reader of the International Politics of the Middle East at the University of Warwick, UK. She is joint leader of the ‘Reconceptualising Gender: Transnational Perspectives’ research network between Warwick and Birzeit University (Palestine).

Nicola is interested in the intersection  of Middle East politics and feminist international relations theory. She has written on democratization, human and women’s rights, and peace and security in a number of Middle Eastern countries. Her research focuses on the geopolitical dimensions of gender and the gender dimensions of geopolitics in the Arab world.