- Research Interests/Specializations
Alkandari is a PhD Candidate in Architecture with a Designated Emphasis in Global Metropolitan Studies from the University of California at Berkeley, specialized in History of Architecture and Contemporary Urbanization in Developing Countries with focus on the Middle East and the Arab Gulf specifically. Her Ph.D. dissertation focuses on Nation-Building and Modernity in Kuwait from the Early 1900 to the present.
- M.S in Architecture from University of California at Berkeley (2010)
- M. ARCH in Architecture and Urban Design Studies from Syracuse University (2007)
- B. ARCH from University of Miami (2005)