Haidar Ahmad
Currently reviewing Ph.D. applicants

    Hamze Haidar Ahmad is the Head of Training at the Po­lice Academy in Beirut, Lebanon, where he oversees, manages, and monitors the contents of the police train­ing curricula. He is responsible for ensuring that these materials respond to public safety needs and follow in­ternational standards of human rights. Mr. Haidar Ahmad received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administra­tion from the American University of Culture and Educa­tion in Beirut, his Law degree from Lebanese University, and will soon earn his Master’s degree in Penal Law. During a one-year police training at the National Superi­or School of Policing in France, he researched and presented a thesis entitled, “Community Policing, A Renovated Institution: Between the Anglo Saxon Real­ity and the French Myth.” Mr. Haidar Ahmad is an alumnus of the John Smith Memorial Trust program in London, which seeks to promote good governance, social justice and the rule of law. As a Humphrey Fellow, Mr. Haidar Ahmad would like to focus on international law enforcement and police training stan­dards, as well as human rights and strategic management.