Marc Abizeid is the multimedia editor at the Haas Institute. A full-time member of the communications team, Marc manages the Haas Institute website, serves as our e-newsletter editor, is a feature writer and editor for our publications, reports, and website, and helps the Haas Institute promote its research and work through audio and video, including as a host and producer of the Institute podcast launched in Fall 2018, called Who Belongs?
Prior to his role here, Marc held a number of media and communications posts for different universities, news sites and publications in Lebanon for a period of about eight years. Most recently, he was in charge of the online news desk at The Daily Star newspaper in Beirut. Before that, he worked as a journalist at Al-Akhbar English, and earlier as a writer for the communications office at the Lebanese American University. Before moving to Lebanon, Marc served as a media officer for Ralph Nader during his 2008 presidential run.
He earned a BA in Politics and History at UC Santa Cruz in 2008, and an MA in Media Studies at the American University of Beirut in 2013.