Endowed Chairs


The College of Behavioral & Social Sciences’ endowed chairs and their incumbents are each dedicated to the innovative pursuit of global peace and understanding. Through their research, programming and the inspiring and globally renowned speakers they bring to our campus, BSOS’s Peace Chairs work to be the solution to the world’s great challenges.

The Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development

The Baha’i Chair for World Peace

The George and Lisa Zakhem Kahlil Gibran Chair for Values and Peace