Dr. phil Iyad Muhsen AlDajani

Dr. Iyad Muhsen AlDajani Dr. Iyad Muhsen AlDajani Image: privat

Contact Information

  • Research Director for Peace and Reconciliation Studies in the MENA region. Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies;
  • Post-Doc Research Fellow/ Applied Ethics, Faculty of Theology/ Department of Systematic Theology and Ethics;
  • Project Manager for Erasmus Plus Project;
  • ORCID digital profile: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1489-2551  



Dr. Al-Dajani's holds a PhD from the University of Jena in Internet communication technologies for reconciliation. He is a specialist on Applied Phronesis in internet research methodologies and his research areas are in Applied Computer Science and Digital Humanities for reconciliation and peace education. He is an ICT application reconciliation studies educational scholar who earned a Bachelor's in Computer Sciences and was awarded a Certificate of Completion for the Executive Education Program in Cybersecurity: The Intersection of Policy and Technology Program, at John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, & Awarded a certificate of completion for the Leading in Artificial Intelligence: Exploring Technology and Policy Program from Harvard Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, Executive Education.  and  Awarded a certificate from Oxford Artificial Intelligence program from Saïd Business School, the University of Oxford and a Reference Class Forecasting practitioner for the Oxford Global Projects Academy School, University of Oxford, a  Master's in Regional and American Studies from the Al-Quds University. He then became a webmaster and obtained a Master's in a web-development certificate from HackerU in Tel-Aviv.

Education Expand entry
  • Since 01/2020: Post-Doc Research Fellow, Chair Systematic Theology and Ethics, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena;
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Communication Science: “Dr. phil”. Research: Internet Communication Technology for Reconciliation: Applied Phronetic Netnography in Internet Research Methodologies (published book); 
  • Master of Arts Degree in Regional Studies minor American Studies from Al-Quds University;
  • Bachelor of Science in computer science from Al-Quds University;
  • Web-Development certificate from Tel Aviv University;
  • Nvivo for Windows Expert – studies courses on Nvivo qualitative software;
  • ICT4PEACE - Internet Communication Technology for Crisis Managment & Security;
  • Seeds of Peace Certified Facilitator.
Research Interests Expand entry
  • Project coordinator for the Academic Alliance for Reconciliation in the Middle East and North Africa / 2019 and 2020;
  • Internet Communication Technologies for Reconciliation in the middle of conflict;
  • Earsmus Plus Project: Strengthening of National Research Capacity on Policy, Conflict Resolution, and Reconciliation (PEACE);
  • Applied Phronesis in Internet Communication Technologies;
  • Applied Ethics in Big-Data;
  • Digital Humanities in reconciliation studies and processes;
  • Reconciliation in Islamic Ethics;
  • Dialogue with the Islamic world. Applied Islamic ethics in reconciliation studies with Oberlin Collage;
  • Artificial Intelligence for Reconciliation;
  • Applied Phronesis in Internet Research Methodologies;
  • Reconciliation in the Middle of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict;
  • Project Manager for the Following Erasmus Plus Project:
    1. Strengthening Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation studies in Palestine;  
    2. Reconciliation, Conflict Transformation and Peace Studies in Jordan, Palestine, Algeria;
    3. The Academic Alliance for Reconciliation in the Middle East and North Africa.
Teaching Expand entry
  • The Graduate Academy course on Qualitative Analysis with Nvivo for windows tools and applications at FSU;
  • Co-Supervising Master Students in computer science at the University of Jordan as an external supervisor;
  • Computing Science and Digital Humanity, Master Program;
  • Co-Teaching Master Students in computer science at the University of Jordan.
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  • (2020) Internet Communication Technologies for Reconciliation: Applied Phronetic Netnography in Internet Research Methodologies, Springer, 450 https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783030412029
  • Chapter: (2020) The Phenomenology of Internet Communication Technology (ICT) in Applied Phronetic Social Science. In: Internet Communication Technology (ICT) for Reconciliation. Lecture Notes in Social Networks. Springer, Cham.
  • Ph.D Thesis: (2019) Internet Communication Technology for Reconciliation: Applied Phronesis in Internet Research Methodology,” Fredrich Schiller University, German National Library, Frankfurt Am Main p.431: http://dnb. info/1191939928


Staff meeting
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AARMENA Conference
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JCRS Meeting
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Signing an agreement
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Meeting 2
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Lecture by Iyad
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Developing cooperation with University of Jordan
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Erasmus kick off meeting
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Meeting at the Uni 2
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Erasmus Plus Brussels Meeting
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Meeting with the staff
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Group meeting
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