Dina Naser Tahat, Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Al Ain Campus



PhD - Sociology, University of Jordan, Jordan 2021

MA- Women and Gender Studies, University of Jordan, Jordan 2014

BA-Public Administration, Yarmouk University, 1999

Research Interests

Sociology of work, Economic & Development Sociology , Human & Social Development, Social- Emotional Learning, social communication and interactive,  violence, Women Empowerment, Gender mainstreaming, analysis, discrimination and equality 

Selected Publications




  • Comprehensive Gender Analysis; with IRC gender equity UK and MEAL program Jordan; as a regional research; June and July. 2019.
  • Social -Emotional Learning engagement in livelihood and education program –"Youth Social Emotional Learning Workshop"; Heidelberg, Germany, 14 – 17 January 2019; participating in putting new plan to establish new programs in Germany.
  • Participation in "the First Humanitarian Partners Conference; towards developing international and local best practices in reducing violence in society and gender issues in Jordan" conference; Peace Link Operators; university of Jordan-Women's Studies Center, Yarmouk University refugees and displacements center, Irbid, Jordan February. 2019
  • Participated in “The International Conference of Center for Women’s Studies on Feminist Movements: History and Discourse” “Women Making Change”, University of Jordan, Oct 2016.
  • Participated in "Agricultural & Livelihood & Agricultural Business workshop", International rescue committee, Antakya, Turkey, 2014.
  • Participated in PhD course       with Stockholm University-cooperation with Nordic center, “Comparative studies of women in public life –theoretical and methodological challenges”, by presenting my thesis about" Silent Violence against Women from Gender Perspective", Nov.2014


Professional Experience

  • Training Manager, IRADA- the Enhanced Productivity Centers Program, Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation- Royal Scientific Society; 1/2020 to 2/2022
  •  Part-time lecture - Faculty of Arts - Yarmouk University teach a course on Civic Education and Mass Communication / summer 2020/2021
  • Technical Training Project Consultant, Economic and recovery Development Program, International Rescue Committee (IRC) - Jordan - for Digital Literacy Training ERD program- funded by Microsoft Amman, Jordan 10/2019- 8/2020.
  • Technical Training Specialist, Economic and recovery Development Program, International Rescue Committee (IRC) - Jordan -Amman, 1/2014 –9/2019.
  • Researcher -Freelance, Arkansas State- USA.2009-2011
  • Trainer & Researcher- freelancer, Amman -Jordan, 2011-2014
  • Bank Branch Officer, Bank of Jordan, Amman, 2005- 2009
  • Money Exchange Officer, Al-Hamad Exchange Agency, Doha, Qatar, 2001-2002

Teaching Courses

Sociology of work

Economic Sociology

Sociological Theory 

Environmental Sociology

Sociology of Tourisim