IFIT Staff / Research Assistant

Dana Habib

Dana Habib is a Research Assistant at the Institute for Integrated Transitions, working primarily to support the Institute’s Middle East projects. She has a BA in Political Science from The American University in Cairo and an MA in Human Rights from Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.

Dana volunteered as a researcher at ASYLOS as part of the MENA research team, conducting research to substantiate asylum-seeker claims in court. Prior to that, she worked at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees field office in Alexandria as a legal protection intern responsible for the facilitation of legal interventions and protection of refugees residing in Egypt.

Working languages: Arabic and English