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1.UNIVERSITY EDUCATION
2.PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
3.ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES
4.OTHER ACTIVITES
5.LANGUAGE SKILLS
6.LECTURES AND CONFERENCES (selective)
7.INTERVIEWS AND COMMENTARIES

 

UNIVERSITY EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. in International Relations (1987) from the Johns Hopkins University, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies. Concentration in International Economics, Comparative Politics, and Middle East Studies.
  • M.A. in International Relations (1982).The Johns Hopkins University, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). Concentration in International Economics and Middle East Studies.
  • Cornell University - Enrolled in the Graduate Program, Department of Economics (Fall 1980). Concentration in Micro and Macro Economic Theory.
  • B.S. in Economics (1980) from S.W. Missouri State University. Concentration in Economics.
  • American University of Beirut (1976-1978). Concentration in Architecture and Social Science.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • American University of Beirut
  • Professor and Chair. Department of Political Studies and Public Administration. Fall 2000-2005.
  • Associate Professor. Department of Political Studies and Public Administration. Fall 1993-Spring 2005.
  • Assistant Professor. Department of Political Studies and Public Administration. Fall 1988-Spring 1993.
  • Full-time teaching. Fall 1987-Spring 1988.
  • Part-time teaching. Fall 1986-Spring 1987.
  • Taught graduate and undergraduate courses in Comparative Politics, International Relations, Middle East Politics, American Government, the Arab-Israeli Conflict, and Lebanese Politics.

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

  • Editor, AI-Abhath, A publication of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, AUB 19961998
  • Guest Editor Bahithat, 1997-1998. Journal published by the Lebanese Association of Women Researchers. Special 1998 issue on Women and Politics in the Middle East.
  • Reviewed article on Post-War Beirut in the September 1997 issue of National Geographic Magazine, Washington, D.C. U.S.A. 4- Member, Board of Advisors, Ab'ad. 1994 - 1998.
  • Member, Board of Advisors, The Beirut Review. 1991-1994.
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Lebanese National Defense. 1989-1990.
  • Editorial, review and research assistance, SAIS Review, the Journal of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, Washington, D.C. Spring 1986.

OTHER ACTIVITES

  • Coordinator of the Committee of "Church and Politics" in the Maronite Patriarchal Synod, September 2003- 2006.
  • Member of a doctoral committee to evaluate a doctoral dissertation in the Institute of History at the Holy Spirit University, Kaslik, May 2001.
  • Reviewed file of a candidate for promotion to the rank of Associate Professor in Political at the Lebanese University, April 2000. Member of a special committee appointed by the Minister of Justice to study proposals for a new electoral law in Lebanon. November 1995-April 1996.
  • Member of a special committee appointed by the Minister of Justice to translate the text of the 1990 Lebanese Constitution into English and French. January-August, 1994.
  • Member of a doctoral committee appointed by the Dean of the Faculty of Letters at the Lebanese University to evaluate a doctoral dissertation, June 1994-January 1996. Reviewed research file of a candidate applying for promotion to the rank of Associate Professor in Political Science at the University of Bahrain. January-February 1993.
  • Member of the Lebanon branch of the Commission of Peace and Justice.1992.
  • Charter Member, the Foundation for Human and Humanitarian Rights (Lebanon). 1988.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Fluency in three languages: Arabic, English, and French
  • Contributed publications in the three languages.

LECTURES AND CONFERENCES (selective)

- Centre for Lebanese Studies, Oxford, United Kingdom. Workshop on "Current Research on Lebanon". September 15-17, 1986.
- Centre for Lebanese Studies, Oxford, United Kingdom. Conference on "Consensus and Conflict in Lebanon: 1830-1975". September 10-12, 1987.
- The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, Washington, D.C. Lecture on "Lebanon in the Aftermath of the Failure of the Tripartite Accord". March 17, 1987.
- The Ditchley Foundation, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. Conference on "The Gulf War, Lebanon, Palestine: A Review of Middle East Crises and Prospects". September 25-27, 1987.
- The Lebanese Foundation for Permanent Civil Peace. International Conference on "state-building". Ayia Napa, Cyprus. May 11-15, 1988.
- The Middle East Institute, Washington D.C. Lecture on Lebanon's presidential elections. July 22, 1988.
- The Lebanese Foundation for Permanent Civil Peace. Conference on the state of research in the social sciences in Lebanon. Ayia Napa, Cyprus. September 5-7, 1993.
- The Lebanese Foundation for Peace. Conference on the Arab-Israeli Conflict and the Peace Process. February 25-27, 1994.
- Foreign Policy School of the University of Otago, New Zealand. "The Middle East in the Post-Cold War Era". International Conference. Presented a paper on "Lebanon and the Peace Process". May 13-16, 1994.
- National Democratic Institute for International Affairs and the New Jordan Research Center. International Conference on "Current Trends in Electoral Systems". Amman, Jordan. Presented a paper on Arab Electoral Politics. September 27-29, 1994.
- The Ford Foundation, Cairo, Egypt. "Workshop on the Comparative Analysis of Electoral Processes in the Middle East". November 28-30, 1994.
- Centre for Lebanese Studies (Oxford) and Electoral Reform Society (London). Workshop on the "1996 Election in Lebanon". January 19-21, 1996.
- Refugee Studies Programme, Oxford University. International conference on the Palestinians in Lebanon. Presented a paper "The Settlement of Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon. September 27-30, 1996.
- The Middle East Council of Churches, Cairo, Egypt. Conference on Communal Coexistence in Egypt, Lebanon and Palestine. March 22-24, 1997.
- Royal United Services Institute for Defense Studies, London, UK. Lecture on "Postwar Lebanon, 1990-1997". August 7, 1997.
- Royal Institute for Inter-Faith Studies, Amman, Jordan. Conference on "the Arab Christian Today". September 15-17, 1997.
- Adenauer Foundation and the European Union. Presented a paper in International Conference on "Cooperation in Establishing Security in the Mediterranean Region", Malta. November 27-30, 1997.
- lbn K.ha'ldun Center for Development, Cairo, Egypt. Conference on Minorities in the Arab World. May 31-June 2, 1998. Presented a paper on election studies in Palestine.
- Justice and Peace Commission, The Vatican, Rome. International Conference on Human Rights. July 1-4, 1998.
- Ford Foundation and Ibn Khaldun Center for Development, Egypt. Workshop on Civil Society and Political Parties in the Arab World. December 5-8, 1998.
- Center for Asian Studies, University of Cairo, Egypt. Conference on The Peace Process: the Arab-Israeli Conflict and South Asia. Presented a paper on the peace process. February 11-14, 1999.
- Middle East Research Services, Cairo, Egypt. Conference on Globalization and the Middle East. Presented a paper on American Foreign Policy. February 22-24, 1999.
- University of Jordan, Amman. Workshop on Opinion Leaders and Political Parties in the Arab World. April 4-5, 1999.
- Ethnic Studies Network, Fourth International Conference, Moscow, Russia. Presented a a paper on state and society in postwar Lebanon. June 8-11, 1999.
- University of Cairo, Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Egypt. First International Conference on Parliamentary Studies. October 14-15, 1999.
- The Royal Institute of International Affairs (London) and the Lebanese Center for Policy Studies. Conference on "Lebanon and the Middle East Peace Process". Presented a paper on the Palestinian refugees and the peace process. February 22, 2000.
- The Arab Institute for Studies and Communication and Ibn Khaldun Center, Egypt. Workshop on Political Parties in the Arab World. Presented a paper on political parties and democracy in postwar Lebanon. February 25-27, 2000.
- The Royal Institute of International Affairs, London. International Conference on the "Refugee Issue in the Middle East Peace Process". March 4-5, 2000.
- The Royal Institute of International Affairs (London), and the Center for Lebanese Studies (Oxford). Workshop on the Refugee problem in the Peace Process, Minster Lovell. July 22-23, 2000.
- European University Institute, Robert Schuman Center for Advanced Studies, Second Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting, Workshop on Regimes and Regime Change in the Southern Mediterranean, Florence (Italy), March 21-25, 2001.
- Seventh Pugwash Workshop on the Middle East: Palestine, Israel and the Middle East Peace Process, Alexandria, Egypt, April 26-29, 2001.
- The Royal Institute of International Affairs (London) and Centre for Lebanese Studies (Oxford), Workshop on the Middle East Peace Process: Taking Stock, MiD ster Lovell, May 5-6, 2001.
- The Michel Chiha Foundation and the Center for Behavioral Research at the American University of Beirut. Presented a paper on Political Parties in Postwar Lebanon. May 18-19,2001
- Fifth International Conference of the Ethnic Studies Network, Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Presented a paper on Lebanon: "From Violence to Politics". June 27-30, 2001.
- The New Jordan Center (Amman). Presented a paper on the political elites in Lebanon. November 12-15,2001.
- The Center for strategic Studies, University of Jordan and Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies (Cairo), Workshop in Amman on the Arab League Summitry. February 9-11,2002.
- Holy Spirit University (Kaslik), Lecture on Lebanon and the regional politics since the events of September 11. March 19, 2002.
- Universite Saint Joseph (Beirut), Lecture on Postwar Lebanon, April 11, 2002.
- The Royal Institute of International Affairs (London), Workshop on the Middle East Crisis, April 27-28, 2002.
- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and LCPS (Lebanon), Workshop on Social Science Strategy for the Arab states Region, May 14-15, 2002.
- The Crown Prince Court Research and Studies Division, Abu Dhabi, "Recent Developments in the Arab World and their Impact on the Region", May19, 2002. Presented a paper on Syria and Lebanon.
- The First World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies, Mainz Germany. Presented a paper in a panel on postwar Lebanon, September 8-13, 2002.
- Center for Comparative Study of Law and Society. Presented a paper in a workshop on Electoral Laws in Postwar Societies, Beirut, September 27-28, 2002.
- The 4th' Mediterranean Development Forum, Amman, Jordan, October 6-9, 2002. Discussant of papers in workshop on local government in the MENA region.
- University of Malta and University Federico II (Naples). International Conference on "Human Rights and Cultural Identities in the Mediterranean Area" Naples (Italy), January 30-31, 2003.
- Universite La Sagesse (Beirut). Presented a paper on the Functions of Elections in Postwar Lebanon, February 27-28, 2003
- The Royal Institute of International Affairs and the Center for Lebanese Studies (Oxford), Workshop on the Middle East Peace Process, Minster Lovell, United Kingdom, May 7-9, 2003.
- Assemblee des Patriarches et Eveques Catholiques au Liban, Lecture on Lebanese emigration, November 11, 2003.
- UNDP Workshop on Administrative Decentralization in Lebanon, Presented a paper on the linkages between administrative decentralization, municipal, and election laws, October 15, 2003.
- University of Malta, International Conference on Human Rights and Asylum Seekers in the Mediterranean, November 20, 2003.
- University of the Holy Spirit, lecture on Church and politics, December 16, 2003.
- Gulf Research center, Dubai, Workshop on the Role of the European Union in the Gulf Region, January 7-8, 2004.
- The Brookings Institution (Washington, D.C.), US-Islamic World Forum, Paperlist on US Public Diplomacy, January 10-11, 2004, held in Doha, Qatar.
- Turkish Economic and Social Studies Foundation (TESEV), International Conference on Civil Response to Global Terrorism, Istanbul, Feb. 28-March 1, 2004.
- European University Institute, Fifth Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting, Florence-Montecatini Terme, March 24-28, 2004. Workshop co-director and paper presenter on Authoritarianism in the Arab world.
- The Royal Institute of International Affairs (London) and the Center for Lebanese Studies (Oxford), Workshop on Regional Developments in the Middle East, Minster Lovell, United Kingdom, April 19-20, 2004.
- The Cultural Foundation, Abu Dhabi, and the AUB Alumni Association (Abu Dhabi), lecture on Arab Politics in the aftermath of the Iraq war, May 2, 2004.
- Department of Political Studies and Public Administration (AUB) and the Royal Institute of International Affairs (London), Seminar on Policy Agendas, Conflicts and Fallout in the Middle East, Beirut, June 8, 2004.
- Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Gulf Research Center, Wrokshop on Political Reform in the GCC states: Current Situation and Future Prospects, Dubai, September 23-24, 2004.
  • INTERVIEWS AND COMMENTARIES
  • Interviews and commentaries given to international and local media over the last ten years. International Media include: BBC, CNN, ABC, National Public Radio (USA), Radio France Internationale, Radio Monte Carlo, Voice of America, Al-Jazeera, Nippon Television Network (Japan), Australian Broadcasting Corporation, The Washington Post, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Economist, Newsweek, The Christian Science Monitor, The Times, The Guardian, Los Angeles Times, The Washington Times, The Boston Globe, The Sunday Telegraph, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Baltimore Sun, San Francisco Chronicle, Houston Chronicle, La Reppublica, El Pais, Frankfurter Allgemeine, Associated Press, Reuters, National Geographic, and others. Regional and Local Media include: Al-Ahram Weekly (Egypt), al-Siyasa (Kuwait), al-Ra'y al Am (Kuwait), al-Anba' (Kuwait), al-Sharq al-Awsat (Saudi Arabia). In Lebanon, al-Nahar, Daily Star, L'Orient LeJour, al-Safir, al-Hayat, Magazine, alMustaqbal, al-Anwar, and others.

 

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