CEL Speaker Series: Rita Stephan-Women in the Muslim World
Date(s) - 04/11/2017
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
3001 S Congress Ave
Rita Stephan, PhD, is a foreign affairs officer at the U.S. Department of State, a visiting researcher at the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University, Washington D.C., and a senior demographics fellow at the Arab American Institute, Washington D.C. She was previously an analyst at the U.S.Census Bureau. She received her doctorate in sociology from the University of Texas at Austin with a portfolio in women’s and gender studies. Her publication topics include Lebanese women’s movement, social movements, social networks, and Arab Americans.