Dana M. Moss is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Pittsburgh and co-founder of The Yemen Peace Project. Her research specializes in the study of social movements, authoritarianism and state repression, transnationalism, and the Middle Eastern region. Dana’s work appears in the American Sociological Review (with David Snow), Social Problems (forthcoming), Mobilization: An International Journal, The Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies (forthcoming), and the Blackwell Encyclopedia of Social and Political Movements. Her research has been supported by the National Science Foundation’s Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant, the American Institute for Yemeni Studies, and the University of California’s Human Rights Fellowship, among others. You can follow her on Twitter at @YPPDana.