Staff

ICAR professor Marc Gopin headshot.
Marc Gopin, Ph.D., James H. Laue Professor of World Religions, Diplomacy, and Conflict Resolution; CRDC Director
Bio | mgopin@gmu.edu | www.marcgopin.com
(703) 993-1308
hindHind Kabawat, Director of Interfaith Peacebuilding
Bio | hindkabawat@gmail.com | www.hindkabawat.com
(309) 299-1132

Michelle Everson, Associate Director
Bio | meverson@gmu.edu
(703) 993-4473
Nousha picture 2Nousha Kabawat, Syria Program
Bionkabawat@gmail.com
(703) 993-4473
Najla El MangoushNajla El Mangoush, Program Officer for Peacebuilding and Traditional Law
Bio | nmangous@masonlive.gmu.edu
(540) 246-1955
FullSizeRender (4)Samantha Borders, Graduate Research Assistant
Bio | samantha.a.borders@gmail.com
(703) 993-4473
kaitlynKaitlyn Tykhonovska, Technology and Research Intern
Bio | kaitlyn.crdc@gmail.com
(703) 993-4473
 Arienne Johnson McShane, Program Officer for Media and Reconciliation Strategies
Bio | ajohns69@gmu.edu
(703) 463-8400
daniel-rothDaniel Roth, Senior Research Fellow
Bio | danielr@pardes.org.il

Safi Kaskas, Senior Researcher in Islam and Multifaith Reconciliation
Bio | safikaskas@gmail.com
Sahar Namazikhah, Iran Program
Bio | sahar.namazikhah@gmail.com
(703) 993-4473

The Center would also like to acknowledge our volunteers and thank them for their work and dedication: Matthew Timmerman, Mutsuko Sugita, Asaka Ishiguro, Walid Abdul Jawad, Sana Saeed, Monica Flores, Jessica Munitz, Janice T. Sienkiewicz, Pam Struss, Natalie Baum, Sally Moreland, Katrien Hertog, Jay Filipi, Aneela Shamshad, Soolmaz Abooali, Bram Houben, and Fadwa Barzinji.