Nadia Marzouki is a Research Fellow, Chargée de Recherche, at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) in Paris and a consultant for ReligioWest at the European University Institute. She received her PhD in political science from Sciences-Po, Paris. She has been a Postdoctoral fellow at the Council on Middle Eastern Studies, Yale University. Her work examines public controversies about Islam in Europe and the United States. She is also interested in democratic transition and secularization in North Africa. She is the author of L’Islam, une religion américaine? (Paris, Le Seuil, 2013). She co-edited with Olivier Roy, Religious conversions in the Mediterranean World, (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2013).