MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Mr. Rachid Benharrousse

Rachid Benharrousse is a Doctoral Candidate of Cultural Studies at the Mohammed V University of Rabat, a Researcher of New Media and Digital Studies at the University at Buffalo, an Early Career Researcher at AMEWS, and a Research Collaborator at the Paris Institute for Critical Thinking. He was recently a researcher in the Digital Self-Determination Research Sprint at Berkman Klein Center & Digital Asia Hub, Harvard University.

His research encompasses Cultural studies, Maghrebian Literature, Migration, Moroccan Politics, and Digital studies. My Doctoral Dissertation focuses on the idea of migration in Moroccan youth's and its praxis in literature.

Doctorate, Mohammed V University in Rabat
Current or most recent Employer

Doctoral Candidate

Mohammed V University in Rabat

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise


Disciplinary or professional background

Education, Humanities, Political science, Religious/clerical, Policy/political advocacy (including human rights), Politician/political party, Social/Public Policy, Sociology

Contact Info

Department of English and Cultural Studies
Mohammed V University in Rabat
Rabat, Morocco
Social Media

@r.benharrousse (Twitter)

Public Profiles

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Inequality ( 2 years )

Education policy ( 2 years )

Gender equality

Work relates to groups

Youth ( 3 years )

Women ( 3 years )

Refugees ( 4 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


Education policy

Gender equality

Labour and employment polices


Academic publications