David Hajjar

David P. Hajjar, Ph.D. is a nonresident senior fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings and dean emeritus and distinguished professor of pathology and biochemistry at Weill Cornell Medicine at Cornell University. He has had 35 years of experience as a medical educator and researcher. Based on his experience as a Fulbright Scholar, Harvard-Kennedy senior fellow on science policy and diplomacy, and as a Jefferson Science Fellow in the U.S. State Department as a Foreign Affairs Officer, his current research now focuses on educational science policy issues as they relate to human health and disease