Riad Tabbarah

                                                                                 

                                                                PERSONAL HISTORY

 

 

 

NAME                             :     Riad Tabbarah

 

 

Academic Degrees       :    B.A. (Econ.) American University of Beirut, 1956.

                                              M.A. (Econ.) Northwestern University, 1958.

                                              Ph.D. (Econ.) Vanderbilt University, 1964.

 

 

Some Positions Held  :      Associate  Professor, UC at Berkeley, 1970-1971.

 

                                               UNDP Resident Representative to Tunisia and the Arab League, 1982-1986.

 

Chief, Social Development, Population and Human Settlements Division

Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, 1986-1991.

 

                                                Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, American Univ. of Beirut, 1991- 1994.

 

                                                Chairman of the Board, National Archives of Lebanon, 1993-1994.

 

Ambassador of Lebanon to the United States, 1994-1997.

 

Advisor to the Prime Minister on International Affairs, 2001