Khaled Hassouna, Ph.D.

Khaled Hassouna, Ph.D. is the Associate Director for Middle East and North Africa Initiatives at the Office of International Research, Education and Development at Virginia Tech. An accomplished environmentalist and

educator with expertise in agriculture, community development, cross-cultural education and environmental education, Khaled specializes in increasing communication and understanding between diverse groups of people with differing interests. Originally from Egypt, he earned his Ph.D. from Virginia Tech and has experience working with Universities, NGOs, and consultant firms in Egypt and around the world to promote sustainable development of people and their surrounding natural resources.