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Mrs. Sawsan Kheir
Lecturer, teaching fellow


Mrs. Sawsan Kheir is a double-degree doctoral candidate

at the School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Haifa

and the Study of Religions at Åbo Akademi University, Finland.

She holds both a bachelor's and a master's degree

 in Psychology from the University of Haifa.

Her dissertation research focuses on contemporary negotiations of

modernization in the religiosities of young adult Muslim and Druze students in Israel.

She has coauthored several international publications

on religious studies among minority students in Israel.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, she served as a

Co-PI for the international research project "Meaning-Making, Agency,

 and Worldviews during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Comparative Study,"

conducted in Israel, Finland, and Turkey. Currently, she is

leading the "Navigating Cultural Change: Intersecting Religion and

Gender among the Druze Community" research project at the Haifa Laboratory for Religious Studies.

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