Tamar Friedman




    BA, Political Science, University of Pennsylvania, 2015

    Tamar Friedman /
    Marketing Associate

    Tamar is the Marketing Associate at the Taub Center. She works to publicize the research of the Taub Center in English through traditional and social media, the Taub website, and public events.


    She is also currently a Junior Robert A. Fox Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute in Philadelphia, and is conducting research for FPRI’s Program on the Middle East from Israel.


    Tamar is a recent graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where she earned her B.A. in Political Science, with a minor in Modern Middle Eastern Studies. She completed her senior thesis under the direction of Dr. Brendan O’Leary entitled “Negotiating Identities: The Strategic Adoption of Gender Quotas but not Ethnic Quotas in Post-Conflict Iraq and Afghanistan.” Tamar has previously interned at the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Nkaikela Youth Group (an NGO in Botswana that focuses on HIV prevention), and at the Foreign Policy Research Institute in Philadelphia. She is proficient in both Hebrew and Arabic.