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Diane L. Moore

Faculty Director, Religion and Public Life
Lecturer on Religion, Conflict, and Peace
Senior Fellow at the Center for the Study of World Religions


Diane L. Moore is the founding faculty director of...

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Edward Ablang

Edward Ablang

RCPI Student Internship Alumni

Edward is a first-year Master of Theological Studies student, focusing on Religion, Ethics, and Politics. He will be interning at the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music, the main hub of orchestral training for Palestinian communities, promoting cultural and national identity through music education. In Ramallah and throughout the region, he will teach violin to refugee children and help the launch of a national music competition. His contribution is in support of Palestinian artistic life, recognizing music as a form of healing and peacebuilding to address cultural violence.

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Mosab Abu Toha

Harvard Scholar at Risk 2019–⁠20


Mosab Abu Toha is a young Palestinian poet living in Beit Lahia, Gaza. A graduate in English Literature, he enjoys writing stories...

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Reem Atassi

Coordinator, Religion, Conflict, and Peace Initiative
Coordinator, Religious Literacy in the Professions Initiative


Reem Atassi coordinates Religion, Conflict, and Peace, RPL's joint initiative with the Kennedy School of Government that addresses...

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Judy Beals

Program Director


Judy Beals is the Program Director of Religion and Public Life. She is responsible for strategic planning, fundraising, program development, external relations and oversight of day-to-day operations of the RPL.... Read more about Judy Beals

Dr Yael Berda

Dr. Yael Berda

RCPI Affiliate (2019-2021)
Dr. Yael Berda is Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at Hebrew University and Academy Scholar for International and Area Studies at Harvard... Read more about Yael Berda
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Anna Burnham

Research Assistant for Religious Literacy and the Professions


Anna is a 2020 Master of Divinity graduate from HDS and currently works as a writer and an organizer in addition to her research work...

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Shaun Casey

Religious Literacy and the Professions Fellow 2018–⁠19, 2019–⁠20


Shaun Casey is director of the Berkley Center and a professor of the practice in Georgetown's Walsh School of Foreign Service. He...

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