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Hani Faris

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  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 2024
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Professor Hani A. Faris is a distinguished scholar and educator with extensive experience in political science and Middle Eastern studies. Currently serving as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Political Science and a Faculty Associate in the Institute of Asian Research at the University of British Columbia, Professor Faris has made significant contributions to academia and policy analysis.
His academic journey includes teaching positions at prestigious institutions such as Kuwait University, the American University in Washington, and the Centre for Middle East Studies at Harvard University, McGill University, and Simon Fraser University.
Professor Faris is a prolific author, co-author, and editor of numerous books focusing on the modern history of Lebanon, Arab Nationalism, and the Arab-Israeli conflict. He has also published over 50 journal articles and book chapters covering a wide range of topics, including Islamic movements, the Middle East in world politics, the history of the Palestinian issue, Zionism, and development in the global south.
In addition to his scholarly contributions, Professor Faris is actively engaged in public discourse, regularly appearing on national and international media outlets. His insights and expertise have been sought after by various press outlets in the US, Canada, and the Arab world.
Throughout his career, Professor Faris has held significant leadership roles and advisory positions. He served as Deputy Director General of The Palestine Research Centre, Academic Vice Dean for Graduate Studies at Kuwait University, and President of the Association of Arab–American University Graduates, among others. He has also been a policy advisor to prominent organizations such as the Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security and the Palestinian Policy Network Al-Shabaka.
Professor Faris's commitment to research, education, and public service is further exemplified by his role as President of the Board of Directors of the Trans Arab Research Institute and his editorial positions on the boards of Arab Studies Quarterly and Contemporary Arab Affairs.
Overall, Professor Hani A. Faris's multidimensional contributions have enriched our understanding of political dynamics in the Middle East and beyond, making him a respected figure in the field of political science and Middle Eastern studies.


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