Tamirace Fakhoury

Associate professor in Political Sciences and International Affairs


Dr. Tamirace Fakhoury is an associate professor in Political Sciences and International Affairs in the Department of Social Sciences, and the associate director of the Institute of Social Justice and Conflict Resolution (ISJCR). She taught at the summer sessions at the University of California in Berkeley between 2012 and 2016. In Fall 2018, she will be a visiting fellow at the Käte Hamburger Kolleg/ Centre for Global Cooperation Research where she will be carrying out a project on the European Union’s role in the governance of displacement. She is member of the core coordination team of the Global Migration Policy Associates in Geneva.

Her core research and publication areas are: power-sharing in divided societies, Euro-Mediterranean migration dynamics and governance, Arab states’ coping mechanisms with forced migration, and the role of immigrant communities and diasporas in democratization, and conflict transformation.