Jihan Safar

GLMM Senior Researcher

Dr. Jihan Safar lived fifteen years in Kuwait and has conducted extensive fieldwork in Oman and Kuwait which resulted in her dissertation “Marriage and Procreation in Oman and Kuwait: A Study of Generational Change” (2015). Her areas of interest include perceptions and behaviours on marriage, fertility, family, gender role and migration. Presently she is working on two topics concerning Oman: irregular migration; and soaring dower (mahr) and fertility among Qatari nationals.