Zein Nsheiwat

Center Director

  • Country:
    • Jordan
  • Product:
    • Study Abroad

Biography

Zein Nsheiwat has been working in the field of study abroad and cross-cultural education since 2007. She has worked in a variety of capacities; the latest being the Resident Director of Earlham College Middle East Study Abroad Program/Jordan, during which she was teaching a course on water and environmental challenges in Jordan and the Middle East including a course on Earlham College campus. Zein holds a M.Sc. in Environmental Studies from the joint program between the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies and Ben Gurion University of the Negev in Israel. She has participated in and presented at many international conferences such as the United Nations Conference to Combat Desertification. Zein has also published articles on water reuse in Jordan and lead exposure in industrial ‘hot spots’ in Jordan and Israel. In addition to professional activities, Zein is a founding member of an environmental initiative in Jordan, working on such diverse projects as water, solar energy, and across borders environmental education. 

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