Country Director:

Chris Shinn

Dr. Shinn has 18 years of experience working in the field of international education with a particular focus in the Middle East and North Africa. He is currently the country director for AMIDEAST Tunisia. He joined AMIDEAST in 2003 working for the Fulbright Foreign Student Program in Washington DC, and then became AMIDEAST’s country director for the West Bank and Gaza office in 2004.  His tenure in Palestine lasted nearly a decade as he segued from the country director position to directing three major education projects funded by the United States Agency for International Development.  These projects focused on university faculty development, as well as supporting the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in capacity building and policy development in the areas of pre-service and in-service teacher training, leadership development and the use of technology in education. 

Mr. Shinn has been an English school teacher, as well as taught comparative education courses to undergraduate and graduate students.  He is a graduate of the University of Washington in international relations and later earned his master’s and doctorate in education from the University of Sydney in Australia. His experience spans the divide between compulsory education and higher education, as well as that of being an educator and educational administrator. He has lived in over a dozen countries and currently lives in Tunis with his wife and two children.  





PositionName / EMAILTelephone
Human Resources ManagerAicha Chouari71 145 724
Human Resources AssistantDonia Hajjem71 145 783
Purchasing & Publicity CoordinatorAmina Klibi71 145 736

Customer Service Representative

/ LAC Coordinator

Lotfi Bouteraa92 781 388
CSR and Contracts ManagerMohamed Melki71 145 732
Customer Service RepresentativeSawssen Riahi71 145 723
Customer Service RepresentativeMahjouba Nasri71 145 731
Customer Service RepresentativeZied Ouerfelli71 145 729
IT ManagerZouhair Raddadi71 145 734
IT SpecialistAmine Kriaa71 145 780
Online Community ManagerHoussem Jouini 99 971 492
Finance and Accounting ManagerNabil Ayed71 145 725
AccountantMakrem Sbei71 145 755
AccountantMouna Kallel71 145 756
AccountantNour Habboubi71 145 781
Reception 71 145 712

Advising and Exchange Programs

PositionName / EmailTelephone
Educational AdvisorCyrine Mami71 145 716
Exchange Program CoordinatorSahar Kamkoum71 145 745
Assistant Exchange Program CoordinatorYassine Mtiri71 145 751

Testing Programs

PositionName / EmailTelephone
Testing ManagerNabila Lamouchi71 145 750
Testing AssistantAmani Gharbi71 145 735
Customer Service RepresentativeDorra Saidane71 145 733

Marketing & Sales

PositionName / EmailTelephone
Sales RepresentativeMohamed Darmoul 95 994 510

American Corner

PositionName / EmailTelephone
Tunis CoordinatorCeleste Koppe71 145 716
Sousse CoordinatorJessi Stoolman71 145 774

English Language Training

PositionName / EmailTelephone
Director of the EL DepartmentAmy Mabrouk71 145 718
Teacher CoordinatorBeya Tsouli71 145 717
EL CoordinatorMeriem Ben Saad71 145 727
El Administrative AssistantAicha Ben Jannet71 145 726
Books Inventory AssistantAchref Gharbi 


PositionName / EmailTelephone
Site Offices ManagerHajer Habbassi71 145 773
AccountantMejda Bouchnak71 145 772
CSR Monastir officeYassine Ben Mahmoud95 994 071  
Program CoordinatorInsaf Rachah95 994 512
Monastir Office CoordinatorNourhen Gharbi 95 994 071
CSR/Facilities CoordinatorMohamed Ali Ben Thabet95 994 518