Dawn Chatty, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, former Director of the Refugee Studies Centre (2011-2014) at Oxford University, where she still lectures, is particularly interested in nomadic pastoral tribes, as well as the young people among refugees. She studied at the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA) and Institute of Social Studies (ISS) in The Hague, in the Netherlands. She has lectured in the USA, as well as in Lebanon, Syria and Oman. Her expertise has led her to work with the major development agencies, such as UNDP, UNICEF and FAO. She is the author of “Dispossession and Displacement in the Modern Middle East” (Cambridge University Press, May 2010), as well as a number of studies, including the most recent: “Refuge from Syria: Policy Recommendations” (Refugee Policy Center, Oxford, 29 January 2016).