Dr Ray Jureidini


Ray Jureidini completed his doctorate in 1986 in economic and industrial Sociology at Flinders University in South Australia. After teaching Sociology in several universities in Australia, he spent 6 years at the American University of Beirut from 1999 where he began researching and publishing on human rights issues concerning migrant domestic workers. At the American University in Cairo from 2005, he became director of the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies in 2008 and conducted a number of research projects on migrant and refugee issues. Dr Jureidini is currently on leave from the Institute for Migration Studies at the Lebanese American University, working with the Qatar Foundation.