Ihab Hassan is a Palestinian Christian, having earned his BA in political science from Birzeit University. His scholarly journey has been further enriched by his selection as a distinguished scholar for the Ramy Ayyad scholarship, a program offered by the Philos Project. Beyond his academic pursuits, Ihab is a passionate peace activist, driven by a deep commitment to fostering understanding and harmony in the Middle East. Through his educational endeavors and peace advocacy, he aspires to illuminate the experiences and challenges faced by the Christian minority in the region, contributing valuably to the discourse on interfaith relations and cooperation. His ultimate aspiration is to actively engage the Christian community in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, seeking to bring their unique perspectives to the forefront of the conversation.