Dr. Bader Al-Madi
Head of Social Work Department
PHONE: +962 6 4294444 Ext. 4713

Educational Background

PhD, Sociology- political sociology &International Development -Brigham Young University, USA, 2008 Dissertation: The Palestinian Women's Role After the First Intifada1987-1992
MA, Political Science-International Relations- Jordan University, 1995. Thesis : Jordanian-Egyptian Relationship Between 1952- 1970.
Political Science and History- Al-Yarmouk University, 1989.
Research Interests


  • How to Counter Terrorism and Extremism in the MiddleEast: Jordan’s Measurements and strat4egies. International Journal of Innovation, Creativity and Change. Vo 15, Issue 5, 2021. www.ijicc.net
  • The Implication of Priming and Framing Effects for News Coverage of Gaza's the Great March of Return in Arabic News Websites: A Comparison Between Aljazeera and al- Arabiya , Dirasat, Human and Social Sciences, Volume
  • 47, No. 1, 2020
  • The Nutrition Transition in Jordan: Economic and Food Consumption Context. Promot Educ 2008:15, 6.

Jordan University- Political science Department since
February 2009-2019 .

German -Jordan University, spring 2019. MA class:Human Rights and social work in the Arab world
Refugees and migration studies, High Diploma Program, Strategic Study Center, University of Jordan, Dec 2017- January 2018 and Dec 2018- January 2019, Dec 2019-January 2020.
SIT political psychology. Peace and Psychology. Course designed for American students who study abroad (Jordan) 2017, 2018, 2019.
CET since 2015 . Organization for study abroad (an American institution placed in the University of Jordan). I'm teaching American foreign policy in the Middle East course (USA and the Arab world) and Refugee in Jordan 2019.
Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) since 2014 till now. I teach course about Dynamic and Political Structure of the Middle East.
Middlebury College, study abroad- Amman Jordan.
Course Taught: Conflict and Political Transition in the Middle East- Fall and Spring 2011.
New York Institute of Technology (NYiT-Amman, adjunct faculty from April 2009- 2013.
Teaching Sociological courses and Political Courses: Social problems, social organization,
introduction to sociology.