Aram Kokoy, Adjunct Lecturer

Office: B-F2-15

Aram Kader Mahmood (Aram Kokoy) holds an M.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies (Applied Economics, Political Science, Sociology) and a post-baccalaureate degree from Oregon State University, as well as a B.Sc. in Economics from the University of Sulaimani.

Aram has two years of teaching experience, prior to which he worked for several NGOs and the Erbil Chamber of Commerce as a research consultant. He has also held numerous managerial positions in UNDP, GIZ, and Handicap International-funded livelihoods projects in the region.

In 2016, Aram worked at the Middle East Research Institute (MERI) as a Junior Research Fellow. His research interest include development economics, political economy, labor markets, and refugee issues.  


  1. Trumpism; A Review of New U.S Administration” (Kurdish)