Kristin Hissong


Dr. Kristin L. Hissong is an Assistant Professor of Regional and Cultural Studies in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region with the Air War Colleges Department of Culture and Language. She holds a PhD in Middle Eastern Studies. Her primary field of concentration is religious and national identities of various communities in the MENA region with attention to culture, nationalism, gender, and memory.

Dr. Hissong was ASEN co-chair 2012-2014, seminar series chair 2014-2015, Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism managing editor 2013-2016, and continues to serve as book review co-editor and editorial board member for Nations and Nationalism.