Amina Zarrugh

Assistant Professor
Sociology & Anthropology
Scharbauer Hall 4214 | 817-257-6856


Ph.D., Sociology, University of Texas at Austin
MA, Sociology, University of Texas at Austin
BA, Sociology and Government, University of Texas at Austin

Courses Taught

Gender Politics: International Perspectives
Introductory Sociology
Political Sociology

Areas of Focus

Gender, global and transnational sociology, law and deviance, political sociology, race & ethnicity, religion, social movements, violence, North Africa and the Middle East

Romero, Luis A. and Amina Zarrugh. (Forthcoming). “Islamophobia and the making of Latinos/as into terrorist threats.” Ethnic and Racial Studies.

Zarrugh, Amina. (2016). “Racialized political shock: Arab American racial formation and the impact of political events.” Ethnic and Racial Studies 39 (15): 2722-2739.

Charrad, Mounira M. and Amina Zarrugh. (2014). “Equal or Complementary?: Women in the New Tunisian Constitution After the Arab Spring.” The Journal of North African Studies 19 (2): 230-243.