MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Dr. Doris Gray

Dr. Doris H. Gray directs the Hillary Clinton Center for Women’s Empowerment at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco where I also serve as Associate Professor of Women and Gender Studies. My latest publication with the Intertiol Center of Transitiol Justice in New York is entitled “Who hears my voice today? Indirect Women Victims in Tunisia”( I have published three books: “Women and Social Change in North Africa: What counts as Revolutiory?” (Cambridge University Press, 2018) “Beyond Feminism and Islamism: Gender and Equality in North Africa” (I.B. Tauris, 2012, revised updated edition 2014) and “Muslim Women on the Move: Moroccan Women and French Women of Moroccan Origin Speak Out”(Rowman and Littlefied, 2008).Before becoming an Academic, I worked as a jourlist, 12 years as foreign correspondent first in South Africa and then Kenya for the German Press Agency (dpa).

Doctorate, Florida State University
Current or most recent Employer

Head of Gender Studies

Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco
Time in Post - 8

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise

Morocco, Tunisia,


English (Spoken), English (Written), English (Primary Writing Language), French (Spoken), Other* (Spoken),
Other *German

Contact Info


Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco, SHSS Avenue Hassan II 5300 Ifrane Morocco
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Doris H Gray

Current Areas of Policy Interest


Public Policy

Gender equality

Work relates to groups

Youth ( 15 years )

Women ( 15 years )

Refugees ( 8 years )

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Gender equality


Academic publications

Academic conferences

Professional or Trade Press


Consultancy Reports