Tamirace Fakhoury is an associate professor in Political Sciences and International Affairs at the Lebanese American University, and the associate director of the Institute of Social Justice and Conflict Resolution (ISJCR). She has furthermore taught at the summer sessions at the University of California in Berkeley between 2012 and 2016. Tamirace earned several fellowships such as the Jean Monnet fellowship at the European University Institute in Florence and the Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies. Her core research and publication areas are power sharing and political transitions in divided societies, and refugee and migration governance. Tamirace is currently working on a research project on the European Union as an actor in the polycentric governance of displacement.