Fait Muedini is the Frances Shera Fessler Associate Professor of International Studies at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is also a Fellow at the Desmond Tutu Center for Peace, Reconciliation, and Global Justice at the Christian Theological Seminary and Butler University.

He holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University at Buffalo, SUNY, a M.A. in   International Affairs from the American University School of International Service, and a B.A. in Political Science from Wayne State University.

His teaching and research interests are centered primarily on issues of human rights, Islam and politics, and the politics of the Middle East and North Africa.