Directory

Students

Arabic Instructors

Mahmoud Ali

Assistant Professor of Practice

Assistant Academic Director, Arabic Domestic Programs

Abdessamad M’Barki

Lecturer

Assistant Director, Arabic Overseas Program

Arabic Faculty

Mahmoud Azaz

Associate Professor, Arabic Language, Linguistics, & Pedagogy

University of Arizona Distinguished Fellow

Samira Farwaneh

Associate Professor, Arabic Language & Linguistics

MENAS Arabic Language Coordinator

Yaseen Noorani

Director of Graduate Studies & Graduate Student Advisor

Associate Professor, Arabic and Persian Language & Literature

Sonia Shiri

Sonia Shiri

Associate Professor, Arabic

Director, Arabic Flagship Program

Director, Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA)

Persian Faculty

Anne Betteridge

Anne Betteridge

Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Professor, Iranian Women & Culture

Narges Nematollahi

Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Assistant Professor, Persian Language

Yaseen Noorani

Director of Graduate Studies & Graduate Student Advisor

Associate Professor, Arabic and Persian Language & Literature

Austin O'Malley

Roshan Institute Assistant Professor in Persian and Iranian Studies

Kamran Talattof

Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Chair, Persian and Iranian Studies ‎

Turkish Faculty

Benjamin Fortna

Director, School of Middle Eastern & North African Studies

Professor, History of Modern Middle East & Ottoman Empire

Ahmet Okal

Assistant Professor of Practice

Brian Silverstein

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Undergraduate Advisor

Debbie Marlow

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Graduate Advisor

Yaseen Noorani

Director of Graduate Studies & Graduate Student Advisor

Associate Professor, Arabic and Persian Language & Literature

Departmental Faculty

Mahmoud Azaz

Associate Professor, Arabic Language, Linguistics, & Pedagogy

University of Arizona Distinguished Fellow

Anne Betteridge

Anne Betteridge

Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Professor, Iranian Women & Culture

Samira Farwaneh

Associate Professor, Arabic Language & Linguistics

MENAS Arabic Language Coordinator

Benjamin Fortna

Director, School of Middle Eastern & North African Studies

Professor, History of Modern Middle East & Ottoman Empire

Laura Frances Goffman

Assistant Professor of Health Studies of the Middle East and North Africa

Leila Hudson

Associate Professor, Modern Middle East Culture & Political Economy

Scott Lucas

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Associate Professor, Islamic Studies

Maha Nassar

Maha Nassar

Associate Professor, Modern Middle East History, Islamic Studies

Narges Nematollahi

Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Assistant Professor, Persian Language

Yaseen Noorani

Director of Graduate Studies & Graduate Student Advisor

Associate Professor, Arabic and Persian Language & Literature

Austin O'Malley

Roshan Institute Assistant Professor in Persian and Iranian Studies

Ahmet Okal

Assistant Professor of Practice

Sonia Shiri

Sonia Shiri

Associate Professor, Arabic

Director, Arabic Flagship Program

Director, Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA)

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

Associate 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

Brian Silverstein

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Adam P Ussishkin

Professor, Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Richard H. Wilkinson

Emeritus Professor of Classics

Edward Wright

Department Head, Judaic Studies

Adjunct Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Lecturers

Mahmoud Ali

Assistant Professor of Practice

Assistant Academic Director, Arabic Domestic Programs

Abdessamad M’Barki

Lecturer

Assistant Director, Arabic Overseas Program

Administrative Staff

M.A. Students

Ph.D. Students