Director: Marlow (Religion)
Advisory Committee: Euben (Political Science), Geller (Religion), Hajj (Political Science) Kapteijns (History), Malino (History and Jewish Studies), Marlow (Religion)
Assistant Professor: Aadnani
Visiting Lecturer: Zitnick
Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow: Ramadan
Lecturer in Middle Eastern Studies
B.A., Universite Moulay Ismail (Morocco); M.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Binghamton University
Teacher of Arabic language and literature.
Ralph Emerson and Alice Freeman Palmer Professor of Political Science
B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University
Comparative political theorist, specializes in interactions between Islamic and Western thought; secretary of American Political Science Association.
Professor of Religion
A.B., Princeton University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University
Interests include the Jewish and Christian communities of the Roman Empire, women in the Biblical world, and the history of Jerusalem.
Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University
Research driven by this question: What are the origins of institutions among marginalized groups in anarchic systems?
Elizabeth Kimball Kendall and Elisabeth Hodder Professor of History
B.A., Universiteit van Amsterdam; M.A., University of London; Doctoraal, Ph.D., Universiteit van Amsterdam
African historian focusing on Somalia and Sudan; translator of historical and popular culture texts in Arabic and Somali.
Sophia Moses Robison Professor of Jewish Studies and History
B.A., Skidmore College; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University
Director of Jewish Studies, research in Jewish and European history, founding member of Digital Heritage Mapping and Diarna project.
Professor of Religion
B.A., Cambridge University; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University
Program Director for Middle Eastern Studies.
Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Middle Eastern Studies
B.A., M.A., American University (Cairo); M.A., M.Phil., Columbia University
Research focuses on modern and contemporary Arabic literature, comparative literature, post colonialism, and spatial theory.
B.A., M.A., University of Michigan
Teacher of Arabic language.