Dr. Jennifer Skulte-Ouaiss is a longtime educator, researcher, and administrator. Her research has been published in Ethnopolitics, Education + Training, and Identities, among others, focusing on gender, higher education, migration, and identity. Her most recent work looks at women and work during the COVID-19 epidemic, focusing on Lebanon. Skulte-Ouaiss is also involved in higher education assessment and strategic planning. She is the founding director of LAU’s Title IX Office and she is the MEPI Gender Expert for mainstreaming gender throughout LAU’s teaching, research, policies, and procedures. She earned her PhD at the Univeristy of Maryland.