MENAS Alum, Dr. Lucia Carminati, has accepted a tenure-track assistant professorship at Texas Tech University

Former MENAS MA student Lucia Carminati has accepted a tenure-track assistant professorship in the history of the modern Middle East History at Texas Tech University, starting in Fall 2020.  Lucia recently completed her History dissertation, on migrant labor and the growth of Port Said, Egypt in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, under the supervision of Professor Julia Clancy-Smith last Spring.  Before that, Lucia completed her MA in MENAS with support from a Fulbright fellowship and now has a post-doctoral fellowship in Jerusalem where she is working on publishing a revised version of her dissertation.