Jean Jacques Pérennès, O.P.

110423_Perennes_033Jean Jacques Pérennès is a French dominican friar, he lives in Jerusalem. After studying economics, he lived ten years in Algeria and fifteen years in Egypt where he was general secretary and then director of IDEO.

In 2015, he was appointed as director of the French Biblical and Archeological School in Jerusalem.

His main research interests are interreligious dialogue, political developments in the Arab world and the situation of Eastern Christians.