Neil Ketchley

Associate Professor in Politics, DPIR
Fellow, St Antony’s College
Government and Politics Network
St Antony's College
Office address
Room 146, Manor Road Building, Manor Road, OX1 3UQ

Neil Ketchley is Associate Professor in Politics in the Department of Politics and International Relations and Fellow of St Antony's College. He is a political scientist of the Arabic-speaking Middle East and North Africa working at the intersections of political sociology and comparative politics. Neil's book, Egypt in a Time of Revolution (Cambridge University Press, 2017), won the Charles Tilly Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Award. His research has been published in journals such as the American Political Science Review, the Journal of Politics, and Perspectives on Politics.

Neil's current research interests include episodes of mass protest in the MENA, the rise of political Islam in Egypt, and the changing profiles of regional political elites.

Neil Ketchley



  • Egypt in a Time of Revolution (Cambridge University Press: Cambridge Series in Contentious Politics), 2017

    • Charles Tilly 2018 Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Book Award, American Sociological Association