Institute for Social Justice and Conflict Resolution
Dr. Tamirace Fakhoury, Co-Principal Investigator
Dr. Tamirace Fakhoury is an associate professor of political science and international affairs in the Department of Social Sciences at the Lebanese American University. She is also the director of The Institute for Social Justice and Conflict Resolution (ISJCR). Dr. Fakhoury has taught summer sessions at the University of California in Berkeley between 2012 and 2016. In fall 2018 and summer 2019, she will be a visiting fellow at the Käte Hamburger Kolleg/ Centre for Global Cooperation Research where she will carry out a project on the European Union’s role in the polycentric governance of displacement. Her core research and publication areas are: power sharing in divided societies, migration dynamics and governance, refugee politics in the Middle East, the European Union’s migration politics in the Middle East, and the role of diasporas in political transformations.