Dr. Matt Buehler                                                   Assistant Professor - Department of Political Science - University of Tennessee

 

 

Grants/Fellowships

 

Research Fellowship, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Middle East Initiative,

Belfer Center for Science & International Affairs, Spring 2017

 

Arab Support for Building the Bomb: Results from a Survey Experiment on Israeli and Iranian Threat

Perceptions in Morocco. U. of Tennessee-Institute for Nuclear Security grant, 2015.

 

Scholarly Research and Incentive Funds-Summer Graduate Research Assistanship Fund, 2015

   · Tunisian archival research (with Mehdi Ayari ben Khaddour).

 

Post-doctoral Fellowship, Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Center

for International & Regional Studies, 2013-2014

 

Project for Middle East Political Science, Marc Lynch, George Washington University, 2012

   · Selected to receive complementary funds for Mauritania fieldwork

 

Carter Center, Elections Observer, 2011

   · Selected to monitor the 2011 Tunisian Constituent Assembly Elections

 

American Institute for Maghrib Studies, short-term fellow, Mauritania fieldwork, 2011

 

U.S. Institute of International Education, Boren Fellowship – Morocco & Tunisia, 2010 - 2011

   · 12 months of fieldwork and intensive training in Arabic

 

University of Texas at Austin, Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS), Department of Middle Eastern Studies, 2009 - 2010

   · Modern Standard Arabic, Department of Middle Eastern Studies

   · Enrolled in doctoral-level Arabic literature, culture, and politics courses (Arabic-only)

 

University of Texas, Dean’s Prestigious Fellowship Supplement, 2009

 

U.S. Institute of International Education, Boren Scholarship – Damascus, Syria, 2006 – 2007

   · 14 months intensive language training at the Arabic Language Center, University of Damascus

 

William Jefferson Clinton Presidential Foundation, Clinton Scholarship, 2006

   · 3 months Arabic training at the American University of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

University of Texas, Professional Development Grant (APSA Travel), July 2012

 

University of Texas, Professional Development Grant (Midwest Travel), March 2012

 

 

 

Contact me at mbuehle2@utk.edu or (503) 341-4871