Adjunct Assistant Professor
School of International Service
At American University, Tarek Farouk Maassarani is a lecturer in the field of peacebuilding and an adviser to the Dialogue Development Group. He also provides dispute resolution services, including mediation, dialogue facilitation, training, peace education, and legal representation, to organizations, schools, and members of the local DC community. On an international level, Tarek has practiced and published on international human rights law, produced a documentary film on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and carried out educational and community development projects in Africa and the Middle East. Tarek holds a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University's School for International and Public Affairs, a J.D. from Georgetown University, as well as a B.S. in Environmental Studies and B.A. in Cultural Anthropology from the University of California, Santa Barbara.