The Sixth Georg Arnhold Visiting Research Professor: Gal Harmat
Dr. Gal Harmat holds a PhD in Gender Analysis of Peace Education and Dialogue encounters from Nitra University (Slovakia) and a M.A. in Gender and Peacebuilding from the UN-Mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica. She was a resident professor at the Gender and Peace Building Programme, and the head of the Dept. of Peace and Conflict Studies at UPEACE. Dr. Harmat is senior gender adviser to peace mediation processes and human rights organizations. She was a lecturer at the conflict transformation, peace education and gender and Co-Director of the Social Justice and Peace Education Teachers Training Program, Kibbutzim Teachers College in Tel Aviv, Israel. She is teaching in the World Peace Academy (University of Basel), UN University for Peace, and the Arts and Social Change College in Israel.
As a Gender and Peace Education Specialist, she has extensive experience in training, conflict analysis, dialogue facilitation, capacity building, peace education, research, gender empowerment and gender mainstreaming since 1998 in various countries in Eastern Europe, Africa, and West and South East Asia. Her consultancies include intergovernmental organizations (e.g. OSCE, UN Women, UNDP, Swiss Peace and the Council of Europe), and various international and regional NGOs (e.g. Non Violent Peace Force, Friends of the Earth Middle East; Peres Centre for Peace).
Georg Arnhold Visiting Research Professors
- Giovanni Scotto, Università di Firenze, Italy, (2017)
- Sergey Rumyansev, South Caucasus Open School in Tiflis, Georgia, (2015/16)
- Susan Shepler, School of International Service, American University, USA (2015)
- Kenneth Omeje, John and Elnora Ferguson Centre for African Studies, University of Bradford, United Kingdom (2014)
- M. Ayaz Naseem, Department of Education, Concordia University, Kanada (2013/2014)
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