College / Department

Teaching areas

Media Theories, Research Methods, Media Literacy, Media Regulations and Ethics, Women in Media Industries, Journalism Studies, Media Economics and Management, Crisis & Conflict Communication

Research areas

Journalistic Ethics and Practices; Media, War and Political Conflict; Women in Media; Media and Political Islam and others.


B. A., Arabic Literature; Minor in Political Science; University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan; 1995
PhD, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, 2004

Professional experience

Middle East Center-London School of Economics- London, UK.Senior Research Fellow 2016-2017.
Jordan Media Institute, Amman, Jordan, Dean 2011-2012.
Al-Dustour Newspaper. Amman – Jordan (Reporter) 1997 - 1998
The University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh, UK (Tutor) 2001 – 2003. A Course in Modern Middle Eastern History


Arab-U.S. Association for Communication Educators (Board Member 2011-2013) International Association for Media and Communication Research

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