Mohammed Abu-Nimer

Mohammed Abu-Nimer

ACW Position

Member of the Board of Directors

Areas of Expertise

International peace, conflict resolution, peacebuilding, interfaith dialogue, development



Mohammed Abu-Nimer

Director of the Peacebuilding and Development Institute, American University

Mohammed Abu-Nimer, of the International Peace and Conflict Resolution program at American University (AU), serves as Director of the Peacebuilding and Development Institute at AU. He has conducted peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and interfaith dialogue workshops in conflict areas around the world, including Chad, Niger, Palestine, Israel, Egypt, Philippines (Mindanao), and Sri Lanka. In addition to his numerous books and articles, Dr. Abu-Nimer is the co-founder and co-editor of the Journal of Peacebuilding and Development and founder and President of the Salam Institute for Peace and Justice. Dr. Abu-Nimer obtained his PhD in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University and his MA from the Hebrew University. For Mohammed Abu-Nimer’s full bio, please click here.