Network

WASD has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory can be used to help find, support and collaborate with experts from the WASD network.

Interested in joining the WASD expert directory? Complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at sheema@sussex.ac.uk.

You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisations: Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

Photo of Dr. Hala Abou Arraj

Dr. Hala Abou Arraj

Intreim Registrar American University of BeirutRegistrar’s Office
Qualifications:

PhD MSc BSc

Location: Beirut, Lebanon

Biography

Hala Abou Arraj is the Interim Registrar at the American University of Beirut since August 2017. She accumulates her experience in higher education and in student services to 22 years. Hala Abou Arraj graduated with a PhD degree in Political Sciences from the Lebanese University on November 2017. She received her Master’s degree and her Bachelor’s degree from the American University of Beirut in 2000 and 1994 respectively. Her most recent contributions include a chapter in a book entitled: “The AACRAO International Guide: A Resource for International Education Professionals”, published in 2016 by the Library of Congress (ISBN:97815785811). In addition, she served on many committees including the Academic Progress and Graduation Committee of American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers for two terms; and the Steering Committee of the SunGard (and later Ellucian) European User Group Conference (2011-2014).

Contact expert