Museum Team and Board

Museum Team and Board

Prof. Mazin Qumsiyeh

Founder and Director

Jessie Chang

Co-founder and Finance

Elias Handal

Museum Zoologist

Mohammad Najajreh

Agricultural Specialist

Reena Saeed

Project Manager and Laboratory Technician

Mohammad Abusarhan


Advisory Board

The museum is in the process of forming a board of directors which will be represented by university personnel, government officials (e.g. from the Ministries of Agriculture and Environmental Affairs), members of NGOs, and other community members.  Some current advisory board members:

Dr. Abdelfattah Abusrour Founder of Alrowwad for Culture and Arts in Aida Refugee Camp, Bethlehem

Mr.Youil Anastas VP Finance – Bethlehem University

Br. Peter Bray Vice Chancellor – Bethlehem University

Dr.Charlie Haddad Director of Education – Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land

Dr.Michel Hanania Dean and Chairperson of the Department of Chemistry – Bethlehem University

Dr. Ghassan Handal Chairperson of the Department of Biology – Bethlehem University

Dr.Irene Hazou VP Academic Affairs – Bethlehem University

Dr.Jamil Khader Dean of Research – Bethlehem University

Mousa Rabadi Director of Institute for Community Partnership

Dr. Hala Yamani Dean and Chairperson of the Department of Early Primary Education