Research Advisors

Mada’s research advisors are senior scholars and experts who advise Mada in ongoing projects and guide the work of research associates.

Nahla Abdo
Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Carleton University

Khawla Abu Baker
Associate Professor, Department of Education and M.A. program in Educational Counseling, Emek Yezreel College and Al Qasimi College

Sarab Abu-Rabia-Queder
Lecturer, Department of Man in the Desert, Blaustein Institute for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University

Thabet  Abu-Ras
Lecturer, Department of Geopgraphy and Environmental Studies, Ben-Gurion University, and Department of Public Administration, Sapir College

Muhammad Amara
Associate Professor, Department of English, Beit Berl Academic College

Bashir Bashir
Research Fellow, The Van Leer Jerulsaem Institute

Honaida Ghanim
Director of MADAR–The Palestinian Forum for Israeli Studies; Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Manar Hasan
Postdoctoral Fellow, Gender Studies Program, Bar Ilan University

Rema Hammami
Associate Professor, Institute of Women’s Studies, Bir Zeit University

Islah Jad
Director, Institute of Women’s Studies, Bir Zeit University

Amal Jamal
Senior Lecturer and Department Chair, Department of Political Science, Tel Aviv University; Head of the Walter Lebach Institute for Jewish-Arab Cooperation; Director of I’lam: Media Center for Arab Palestinians in Israel

Michael Karayanni
Professor and Edward S. Silver Chair of Procedural Law and Director of the Sachar Institute, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Fatma Kassem
Independent Researcher and Social Scientist

Rassem Khamaisi
Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa

Hala Khoury-Bisharat
Lecturer, Law School, Carmel Academic Center