Directory

Sarah Stoll

CASA Program Coordinator

Students

Arabic Faculty

Mahmoud Azaz

Assistant Professor, Arabic Language, Linguistics, & Pedagogy

University of Arizona Distinguished Fellow

Samira Farwaneh

Associate Professor, Arabic Language & Linguistics

Yaseen Noorani

Associate Professor, Arabic/Persian Language & Literature

Director, Graduate Studies

Sonia Shiri

Sonia Shiri

Associate Professor

Programs Coordinator, Middle East Language

Director, Arabic Flagship

Persian Faculty

Anne Betteridge

Anne Betteridge

Professor, Iranian Women & Culture

Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Narges Nematollahi

Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Assistant Professor, Persian Language

Yaseen Noorani

Associate Professor, Arabic/Persian Language & Literature

Director, Graduate Studies

Austin O'Malley

Assistant Professor, Persian and Iranian Studies

Kamran Talattof

Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Chair, Persian and Iranian Studies ‎

Turkish Faculty

Benjamin Fortna

Director & Professor, History of Modern Middle East & Ottoman Empire

Ahmet Okal

Assistant Professor of Practice

Brian Silverstein

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Andrew Wedel

Associate Professor of Linguistics

Undergraduate Advisor

Sarah Williams

Sarah Williams

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Graduate Advisor

Yaseen Noorani

Associate Professor, Arabic/Persian Language & Literature

Director, Graduate Studies

Departmental Faculty

Mahmoud Azaz

Assistant Professor, Arabic Language, Linguistics, & Pedagogy

University of Arizona Distinguished Fellow

Anne Betteridge

Anne Betteridge

Professor, Iranian Women & Culture

Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Samira Farwaneh

Associate Professor, Arabic Language & Linguistics

Benjamin Fortna

Director & Professor, History of Modern Middle East & Ottoman Empire

Leila Hudson

Associate Professor, Modern Middle East Culture & Political Economy

Scott Lucas

Associate Professor, Islamic Studies

Maha Nassar

Maha Nassar

Associate Professor, Modern Middle East History, Islamic Studies

Director, Undergraduate Studies

Narges Nematollahi

Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Assistant Professor, Persian Language

Yaseen Noorani

Associate Professor, Arabic/Persian Language & Literature

Director, Graduate Studies

Austin O'Malley

Assistant Professor, Persian and Iranian Studies

Ahmet Okal

Assistant Professor of Practice

Sonia Shiri

Sonia Shiri

Associate Professor

Programs Coordinator, Middle East Language

Director, Arabic Flagship

Kamran Talattof

Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Chair, Persian and Iranian Studies ‎

Affiliate Faculty

Olga Bever

Associate Research Professor, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Carine Bourget

Professor, French & Francophone Studies

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Megan Carney

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Noam Chomsky

Professor of Linguistics

Faten Ghosn

Associate Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

Julian Kunnie

Professor of Religious Studies

Beth Alpert Nakhai

Associate Professor, Arizona Center for Judaic Studies

Thomas K. Park

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Brian Silverstein

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Andrew Wedel

Associate Professor of Linguistics

Richard H. Wilkinson

Emeritus Professor of Classics

Edward Wright

Department Head, Judaic Studies

Adjunct Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Lecturers

Administrative Staff

M.A. Students

Ph.D. Students

Aaron Graybill

Ph.D. Student

Graduate Associate