Advisory Council

The Institute of Citizenship and Diversity Management has an international Advisory Council whose role is both strategic and scientific, related to the Institute’s strategy, its programs, its thematic axis, its target audience and its partners and to the conceptual quality of the Institute’s programs. Members of the Advisory Council meet twice per year.




Dr. Nayla Tabbara (Lebanon)

Director of Institute of Citizenship and Diversity Management, Professor of Science of Religions and Islamic Studies

Prof. Amer Al-Hafi (Jordan)

Professor of Islamic theology, Aal al Bayt University and Academic Advisor of the Royal Institute for interfaith studies

Prof. Fadi Daou (Lebanon)

Professor of theology and political philosophy and Chairperson and CEO of Adyan foundation

Prof. Wajih Kanso (Lebanon)

Professor of Philosophy, Islamic Thought, Hermeneutics and previously Engineering at the Lebanese University

Dr. Dina Kiwan (UK-Lebanon)

Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies, American University of Beirut

Prof. Joseph Maalouf (Lebanon)

Professor of Philosophy of Ethics and Philosophy of History at the Lebanese University.

Dr. Samir Morcos (Egypt)

Member of the Egyptian National Council for Human Rights and the Norwegian Academy of literature and Freedom of Expression, former Vice Prime Minister (Egypt)

Dr. Farid Panjwani (UK)

Director of the Center for Research and Evaluation in Muslim Education (CREME) – University College London (UK)