Fobzu welcomes new director

 

Fobzu is delighted to announce that Omar Shweiki is taking on the role of Director.

Formerly, Acting Director of the Kenyon Institute, a British Academy supported research centre in East Jerusalem, where he worked with for 3 years. He has also taught History and Politics at the Al Quds University and is completing a doctorate in International Relations at Balliol College, Oxford University.

"I am delighted to be joining Fobzu at this critical time for education for Palestinians", says Omar, "and I look forward to building on the great work of my predecessor in fulfilling our decades long mission of supporting access to education in Palestine and advocating for the rights of Palestinian academics and students."