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Mona Oraby is Assistant Professor of Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought at Amherst College. Her research sits at the intersection of law, religion, and politics with a focus on the legal regulation of religious difference in contemporary states. Before joining Amherst, she was the Jerome Hall Postdoctoral Fellow in the Center for Law, Society, and Culture at Indiana University Maurer School of Law. She earned her PhD in Political Science (2017) from Northwestern University, where she also completed graduate certificates in Religion & Global Politics as well as Middle East & North African Studies. Since 2017 she has served as Managing Editor of The Immanent Frame, the Social Science Research Council's digital publication dedicated to interdisciplinary questions of religion, secularism, and the public sphere.