Dr Alakyaz Assadorian is a full time researcher at the Center for Strategic Studies (CSS) – University of Jordan. She holds a Master’s degree in Human Rights and Humanitarian Development from the International Studies’ School at the University of Jordan, and a Bachelor degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the same university.
Her unique background in medicine and humanitarian studies gives her a renewed perspective on human rights matters. She is specialized in research related to healthcare, education, migration, children and women. Her technical expertise are in designing, implementing, analysing and writing academic papers, as well as coordinating program implementation. Prior to joining the CSS, she worked as a full time dentist for three years, while founding two voluntary programs to facilitate access of the marginalized to quality oral healthcare, and continuing investigations on human rights issues.