Dr. Saif is an assistant professor at Al-Quds University, Abu-Dis, Palestine. Previously he served as an adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Law Center, Washington D.C., USA. Dr. Saif received his doctorate degree with distinction from Georgetown University (2013). He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in law (LL.B) from Tel Aviv University, Buchmann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv, Israel (1996), and earned his Master's degree in international and human rights from the American University, Washington College of Law, Washington D.C., USA (2004).
Dr. Saif specializes in comparative and international law, in addition to constitutional and administrative law. He previously was on the board of the faculty of law in the Human rights clinic at Tel-Aviv University (2000-2005), and from there he went on to being a member of the board of the law faculty, in the Legal clinic for Arab minority rights in Haifa University (2007-2009). Additionally, he served as a guest professor in multiple universities both domestically and abroad.