Adina Friedman, Ph.D.

adina66@hotmail.com

1-703-725-2926

Summary of Qualifications
  • Extensive professional field experience in conflict analysis & resolution, specifically in the US, Israel, West Bank/Gaza, Jordan, Egypt, Morocco, the Balkans (Serbia, Kosovo, Bosnia), Northern Ireland, Estonia, & Moldova.

 

  • Regional expertise in the Middle East/North Africa; extensive field experience designing and implementing development and conflict resolution programs in the MENA region.  Special expertise in the Arab-Israeli conflict.

 

  • Language skills in English (mother tongue), Hebrew (mother tongue), Arabic (advanced), French, and Farsi (beginner/intermediate).

 

  • Extensive experience in project design, training, facilitation, and evaluation.

 

Languages

English - Mother Tongue

Hebrew - Mother Tongue

Arabic - Proficient

French - intermediate

Farsi - Beginner

Language Instruction

Skills

Research & Analysis

Program Design & Management

Facilitation & Training

Monitoring & Evaluation

Writing

 

2010 - present

Professional Experience

2010 - present

Work with Children and Youth
International Study Tours
Environmental & Development Work
Education

Ph.D in Conflict Analysis & Resolution; Institute for Conflict Analysis & Resolution, George Mason University, Virginia,  2006

 

MA (Magna Cum Laude) in History of the Middle East and Africe; Tel Aviv University, Israel.  2001

 

MS (with Honors) in Peace and Development Studies; Goteborg University, Sweden.  2000

 

B.Sc in General Biology; San Jose State University, California.  1992