Details

Name
Mrs Afaf Alkhashman
Address 1
Address 2
Position
PhD candidate
Country
United States of America
Email
aa2679@tc.columbia.edu
Alternative Email
aaa378@georgetown.edu
EURAMES Member
No
AFMA Member
No
MESA Member
No
BASIS Member
No
Discipline 1
Social Anthropology
Geographical Area 1
Jordan
Middle Eastern Area
Fertile Crescent
Qualifications
MA in Arab studies from Georgetown university. MA in translation from University of Jordan.
Early Career Researcher
Yes
Biography
I am native of Jordan, lived most of my life and worked in different areas including education, civil society development and humanitarian relief. I moved four years ago to the U.S. and has been enrolled in a PhD program at Teachers College of Columbia university
Research description
Besides developing culturally relevant and sustainable teacher education in the Arab world, I am interested in the history of modern schooling as a project of nation states and how this project has changed over time.
Recent publications
Getting in and Gegetting Through: Navigating Higher Education In Jordan. Co-authored with Fida Adely, Angela Haddad and Abdel Hakim Al Husban
Additional Info 1
Education and anthropology
Additional Info 2
Education, international affairs
Additional Info 3
None
External Funders
0
Contemporary Relevance