Refugee-Related Research Projects
BADIL - Alternative Information Centre (Bethlehem)
Civitas (Oxford University)
Human Rights Watch / Middle East (New York)
International Development Research Centre (Ottawa)
Issam Fares Institute, AUB (Beirut)
Israel/Palestine Centre for Research and Information (Jerusalem)
Malaysian Social Research Institute, Trajectories of Displacement: Intermediate Needs-Assessment Survey and Sociodemographic Profile of Palestinian Refugees in Malaysia. Contact person: Syed Sumayya Firdous
McGill University - Inter-University Consortium for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies (Montreal)
al-Najah University (Nablus)
Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (Jerusalem)
Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (Ramallah)
Research Centre for Refugee Studies (Amman)
Royal Institute of International Affairs - Chatham House (London)
Current Doctoral Dissertation Research
Hala Abou-Zaki (email@example.com), "Memory and Identity in Shatila camp," Social Anthropology, l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales.
Gustavo Barbosa (G.Barbosa@lse.ac.uk), "Becoming a Man under Structural Violence - Shatila, Lebanon", Department of Anthropology, London School of Economics and Political Science
Richard Farrow (firstname.lastname@example.org), "Palestinian Refugees: Developmental Approaches 1948-2004", University of Manchester, UK; Sociology PhD.
Adina Friedman (email@example.com), "Palestinian and Israeli Discourses on the Right of Return," Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University.
Luisa Gandolfo (firstname.lastname@example.org), "Civil Rights and the Palestinian Identity in Contemporary Jordan," University of Exeter, Middle East Studies.
Kjersti Gravesaeter Berg (Kjersti.Berg@ahkr.uib.no), "Changing the Landscape of Refugee Camps. UNRWA and the Sheltering of Palestine Refugees 1949-2007", University of Bergen (Norway), History Department.
Nina Gren (Nina.Gren@globalstudies.gu.se), "Legacy of Al Nakba: Politics and Everyday Life in a Palestinian Refugee Camp on the West Bank", Social Anthropology, Göteborg University, Sweden.
Monika Halkort (email@example.com), "Taming the Insurgent City: On the Political Economy of Infrastructure in the Reconstruction of an Urban Refugee campA Case Study of Nahr el-Bared, lebanon", "Conflict in Cities" Research Programme, Exeter, Cambridge, and Queens Universities.
Anaheed Al-Hardan (firstname.lastname@example.org), "Remembering the Catastrophe: Uprooted Histories and the Grandchildren of the Nakba", Department of Sociology at Trinity College (University of Dublin).
Marte Heian-Engdal (email@example.com), "From Rhodes Island to Camp david: The Treatment of the Palestinian Refugee Issue in the Different Rounds of Arab-Israeli Peace Negotiations, 1948-78", Department of History, University of Oslo.
Tom Hill (firstname.lastname@example.org), "The Palestinian intellectual and the concept of repatriation 1964-2005", Trinity College, Cambridge, UK.
Nerys Irving-Jones (email@example.com), "Documenting Dispossession and Exile:
The Relevance of International Norms on Registration and Data Management with Regard to a Negotiated Solution to the Palestinian Refugee Problem", University of Exter, PhD Middle East Politics.
Nadia Latif (firstname.lastname@example.org), "Home in a Refugee Camp: The Case of Bourj el Barajneh," Department of of Anthropology, Columbia University.
Stephanie Loddo (email@example.com), "Trajectories in Exile: Transnational Social Formations among Palestinians in the UK," Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Currently Research Associate at COMPAS, University of Oxford.
Ismail Lubbad (firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com), "Impact des services de l'UNRWA sur le
comportement démographique des réfugiés palestiniens depuis 1948, étude démographique et socio-économique", École de Paris, France.
Awad Mansour (firstname.lastname@example.org), "State-creation, state-building and immigrant absorption: the Israeli case and implications on Palestinian refugees", University of Exeter, Middle East Politics.
Kalim Ul Masih (email@example.com), "Community Participation in the Rebuilding Process of the Nahr el-Bared Camp", Lund University, Sweden. International Master in Development and Management.
Mar Gijon Mendigutia (firstname.lastname@example.org), "Palestinian Refugees: Soial Dynamics and Political Activism Leading to the Right of Return", Mediterranean International Studies, Autonoma University, Madrid
Joe Mifsud (email@example.com), "Palestinian Refugees in International Law" , University of Malta - Doctor of Law (LLD).
Sarah Parkinson (firstname.lastname@example.org), "Reinventing the Resistance: The Organizational Development of Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon After 1982" , University of Chicago .
Terry Rempel (email@example.com), "The Politics of Refugee Participation: Palestinian Refugees in Comparative Context", University of Exeter.
Tina Roeder (firstname.lastname@example.org), "The Question of Return of Palestinian Refugees, in Consideration of United Nations Approaches" (working title), Technical University of Dresden, Germany, Faculty of Law.
Maha Samman Mansour (email@example.com), "The future urban development of evacuated Israeli settlements - A Palestinian perspective", University of Exeter, Middle East Politics.
Dr. Rami Y. Siklawi (R.Siklawi@ex.ac.uk), "'Shi'a-Palestinian Relations in Lebanon 1967-1990", PhD in Middle Eastern Studies, Institute of Arab & Islamic Studies, University of Exeter, England.
Judith van Raalten (firstname.lastname@example.org), "At home across the Jordan river: preference toward exercising the right to return of the younger generations of Palestinian refugees", Brandeis University, Coexistence and Conflict program 5.
Mira Zein (email@example.com), "Water and Sanitation Politicies in Palestinian Refugee Camps", John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
If you have a current academic or NGO research project on the
Palestinian refugee issue, please send us the details so that we can
post them on PRRN. The following information should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- project name
- sponsoring organization
- contact person
- address, phone, fax, email, and web page
- a 1-2 paragraph description of the project (or of each project)
We will also be posting information on current or recent graduate
student research. If you are writing (or have recently completed) a MA or
PhD thesis on Palestinian refugees, please send the following
information to email@example.com:
- student name
- email address
- thesis title
- university and program that you are enrolled in
- expected completion date