About Arab Barometer

Arab Barometer is a nonpartisan research network that provides insight into the social, political, and economic attitudes and values of ordinary citizens across the Arab world. We have been conducting high quality and reliable public opinion surveys in the Middle East and North Africa since 2006. We are the longest-standing and the largest repository of publicly available data on the views of men and women in the MENA region. Our findings give a voice to the needs and concerns of Arab publics.

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Participating Institutions

Steering Committee Members

Amaney Jamal, PhD

Dean of the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University

Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Politics, Princeton University

Co-Founder and Co-Principal Investigator, Arab Barometer

Khalil Shikaki, PhD

Director, Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research

Co-founder and member of steering committee, Arab Barometer

Mark Tessler, PhD

Samuel J. Eldersveld Collegiate Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan

Co-founder and Co-Principal Investigator, Arab Barometer

Zaid Eyadat, PhD

Director, Center for Strategic Studies, University of Jordan

Member of steering committee, Arab Barometer

Youssef Meddeb

CEO, One to One for Research and Polling

Member of the steering committee, Arab Barometer

Michael Robbins, PhD

Director and Co-Principal Investigator, Arab Barometer


Aseel Alayli
Director of Brand, Marketing & Global Communications, Arab Barometer
Salma Al-Shami

Director of Research, Arab Barometer

MaryClare Roche, PhD

Director of Technology and Innovation, Arab Barometer

Mohamed Abufalgha

Policy Outreach Manager, Arab Barometer

Mo’ath Alkhawaldeh

Financial & Program Manager, Arab Barometer

Warisha Siddiqui

Research Data Analyst, Arab Barometer

Major Funders

Survey Partners

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