MSW, McGill University; PhD, Boston College
Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, Al-Quds University, Palestine
Poverty and social policy, formulating and implementing anti-poverty policies, dynamics of decision-making, international aid and anti-poverty policies, in Global South countries, Middle East and Palestine
Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), USA; The Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP), USA
The Dynamics of Decision-Making on Formulating Anti-Poverty Policies in Palestine
The Student Paper Competition and Outstanding Scholarship Awards, Sociology and Social Welfare Division (SSWD) of the Society for the Study of Social Problems, USA; Lotte Marcus Scheldon Prize for innovative research or service project, McGill University, Canada; Palestinian Faculty Development Program (USAID, AMIDEAST, Open Society Institute), Doctoral Fellowship, Palestine; Boston College Doctoral Fellowship, USA; Al-Quds University, MSW Fellowship. Jerusalem, Palestine
Lombe, M., Safadi, N., Newransky, C. (2011). Predictors of welfare and child outcomes in female-headed households in sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of Comparative Social Welfare, 27 (1).
Safadi, N. & Lombe, M. (2011). Exploring the Relationship between Trust in Government and the Provision of Social Service in Countries of the Global South: The Case of Palestine. Journal of Social Service Research, 37 (4).
Safadi, N. & Lombe, M. (Accepted July 2012). Understanding the Role of Civic Engagement and Government Intervention in Predicting Access to Social Services in the Global South: the Case of Palestine. Journal of Policy Practice.