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About Mashael Alhajeri

Dr. Mashael A. Alhajeri read for her PhD in University of Essex, UK. She is currently faculty in both the LLB and LLM programs at Kuwait University Faculty of Law. She has published several books and research papers, both in Arabic and English. She was a Chairperson for the Arab Women Legal Network (a pan-Arab NGO based in Jordan).
Her practice involved working as an government lawyer for Kuwait Municipality, legal consultant for the Ministry of Finance, and arbitrator in a number of private contractual cases.
Dr. Alhajeri was a visiting professor at École des Sciences Politiques (Science PO University, Paris). She also received a grant from the US Department of State Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs to join the Legislative Fellowship Programme (LFP), covering a congressional fellowship at the US Congress.
Dr Alhajeri is also a Recipient of the following academic awards: (a) Ruler of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Award for Excellence in University Teaching for the Arab World (Khalifa Award for Education, Abu Dhabi, 2011) ; (b) Kuwait University’s Award for Best Young Researcher amongst Faculty Members in Humanities (Kuwait University, 2008) ; (c) Exceptional Honorable Mention to the project ‘Dedicated Civil Law-Teaching Website for Arab Law Students – Kuwait’ (UNESCO / King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Education, 2006).
Dr. Alhajeri has a special interest in incorporating IT in law teaching. She was the founder of the KUSL’s IT Unit, and ex Head of KUSL’s Centre of Programing and Classification of Court Decisions. She is active in equally active in social media (and a blogger!)

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Dr. Mashael A. Alhajeri,
Private Law Department
School of Law
Kuwait University
PO Box 33977
Rawda 73460
State of Kuwait
Operator Tel: (+965) 4988888 Extn.: 4295

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Tort Law (2)

Labour Law (2)

Arbitration (1)