Student, Brandeis University
Waltham, MA, USA
Cohort: Center for Creative Leadership, New York, 2017 | Aspen Institute, Aspen, 2019
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Abeer is a graduate student at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University, where she is working on a master’s degree in conflict resolution and coexistence. She earned her BA in English and comparative literary studies at the University of Aleppo. She has worked as a communications strategist when she came to New York City on a fellowship for nonprofit leaders called Atlas Corps and as a crisis and emergency communications advisor at SOS Children’s Villages Regional Office. She recently finished her internship at The Century Foundation working on research related to The United States foreign policy in the Middle East and non-state actors in the region. She also works with The New York Times on investigative reports related to Syria, Iran and Iraq.