Cosmic Tribune

Palestinian scientist in key slot at Israeli ministry describes pros and cons of dual identity

Palestinian scientist in key slot at Israeli ministry describes pros and cons of dual identity

A scientist from East Jerusalem was appointed to a senior position at Israel’s science and technology bureau Sunday, becoming the highest-ranking Palestinian without Israeli citizenship in an official government post. Tarek Abu-Hamed of Sur Baher, who specializes in the field of chemical engineering, was named as deputy chief scientist of Israel’s Ministry of Science, Technology […]