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Maha Mohamed Fawzy Maaz, PhD

Dr. Maaz is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the Faculty of Arts, Alexandria University. She is an expert in Methods and Techniques in Social Research, Linguistics Anthropology, Theory of Values in the Egyptian Society, Women and Culture, Gender, Conflict Resolution, Mediation and Negotiation, amongst other Anthropological and humanitarian notions. She has been amongst the team of the Social Fund for Development (SFD) of the Council of Prime Minister since 1999, being appointed as the Director of the Alexandria Regional Office for 2003 and 2004. She is also a consultant to many institutions and organizations such as: The Alexandria Regional Centre for Women's Health and Development since 2007; The Protection Project at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, 2007/2008; The Bibliotheca Alexandrina Arab Reform Forum 2005-2007; The Director of Centre for Peace and Democracy Studies since from 2014 to 2017; and The Women Studies and Social Transformation Program since 2017. Dr. Maaz has numerous publications covering a wide range of Anthropological topics. She has also supervised and participated in the preparation of numerous reports, as well as contributed to the implementation of various projects on national, regional and international levels. Dr. Maaz is a graduate of the Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, Alexandria University. She has obtained her Master’s and PhD degrees in Anthropology from the same university. She has also completed her Post-Doctorate Commission, Georgetown University, United States of America.