MARCUS WALTON, Ph.D. Candidate, Brown University, Rhode Island, U.S.A.
2010-2011 U.S. Fulbright English Teaching Assistant, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
“The year I spent as a Fulbrighter not only got me interested in pursuing a PhD, but it provided with me with practical experience that was extremely helpful in strengthening my applications. In the future I hope to continuing building off of my Fulbright experience, moving forward with further learning and research in Egypt.”
Marcus Walton is currently a second year PhD student in Political Science at Brown University. His research interests are in welfare states in the Middle East, specifically social provisions in Egypt. His work is based on observations he first began to make as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Egypt.