Shibley Telhami

The Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development

The goals of the Anwar Sadat Chair, and of the professor who occupies it, are three-fold. First, the Chair works to further the dialogue for peace in the Middle East and throughout the world.

Anwar Sadat

History of the Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development

The Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development was established at the University of Maryland, College Park in the fall of 1997 in memory of the late Egyptian President Anwar Sadat.