• Ph.D., Princeton University
  • J.D., Yale
  • M.P.A., Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
  • M.Phil., Cambridge University, Emmanuel College
  • B.A., Williams College


Articles and Chapters
  • Negotiating Non-Proliferation: International Law and Delegation in the Iranian Nuclear Crisis, 61 UCLA Law Review 232 (2014). Full Text
  • Courts and Constitutional Transition: Lessons from the Turkish Case, 11 International Journal of Constitutional Law 666-701 (2013). Abstract
  • Pax Arabica?: Provisional Sovereignty and Intervention in the Arab Uprisings, 42 California Western International Law Journal 321 (2012).
  • The Perils of Judicial Independence: Constitutional Transition and the Turkish Example, 52 Virginia Journal of International Law 235-320 (2012).
  • American Overreach: Strategic Interests and Millennial Ambitions in the Middle East (with Aziz Raa), 15 Geopolitics 210-39 (2010). Full Text
  • From Subjects to Citizens? The Shifting Paradigm of Electoral Authoritarianism in the Middle East, 1 Middle East Law & Governance 38-89 (2009). Abstract
  • Iranian Nuclear Policy, in At the Nuclear Precipice: Catastrophe or Transformation? (edited by Richard Falk and David Krieger, Palgrave, 2009).
  • Scapegoating the Vulnerable: Preventive Detention of Immigrants in America’s “War on Terror, 38 Studies in Law, Politics and Society 25-69 (2006). Full Text
  • Justice Under Occupation: Rule of Law and the Ethics of Nation-Building in Iraq, 30 Yale Journal of International Law 431 (2005). Full Text
  • International Law & Rights-Based Remedies: Settlements in the Israel-Palestine Conflict, 28 Hastings International and Comparative Law Review 387 (2005).
  • International Law and the Challenge of Terrorism, 9 Journal of Islamic Law and Culture (2004).
  • Changes in Immigration Law and Practice After September 11: A Practitioner’s Perspective, 2 Cardozo Public Law, Policy and Ethics Journal 161 (2003).
  • Stretching the Limits of International Law: The Challenge of Terrorism, 8 ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law 403 (2002).


  • International Human Rights Law (Law 273)
  • Third World Approaches to International Law (Law 561A/B)
  • Public International Law (Law 270)