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

Director of Graduate Studies, MENAS

University of Arizona Distinguished Fellow

Associate Professor, Arabic Language, Linguistics, & Pedagogy

Samira Farwaneh

Arabic Language Coordinator, MENAS

Associate Professor, Arabic Language & Linguistics

Yaseen Noorani

Associate Professor, Arabic and Persian Language & Literature

Sonia Shiri

Sonia Shiri

Director, Arabic Special Programs

Professor, Arabic

Persian Faculty

Anne Betteridge

Anne Betteridge

Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Professor, Iranian Women & Culture

Narges Nematollahi

Assistant Professor of Practice, Persian Language

Yaseen Noorani

Associate Professor, Arabic and Persian Language & Literature

Austin O'Malley

Director of Graduate Studies, Roshan GIDP in Persian and Iranian Studies

Assistant Professor, Persian and Iranian Studies

Kamran Talattof

Chair, Roshan GIDP in Persian and Iranian Studies

Professor, 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, Turkish Language

Brian Silverstein

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Undergraduate Advisor

Scott Lucas

Director of Undergraduate Studies, MENAS

Associate Professor, Islamic Studies

Debbie Marlow

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Graduate Advisor

Mahmoud Azaz

Director of Graduate Studies, MENAS

University of Arizona Distinguished Fellow

Associate Professor, Arabic Language, Linguistics, & Pedagogy

Departmental Faculty

Mahmoud Azaz

Director of Graduate Studies, MENAS

University of Arizona Distinguished Fellow

Associate Professor, Arabic Language, Linguistics, & Pedagogy

Anne Betteridge

Anne Betteridge

Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Professor, Iranian Women & Culture

Samira Farwaneh

Arabic Language Coordinator, MENAS

Associate Professor, Arabic Language & Linguistics

Benjamin Fortna

Director, School of Middle Eastern & North African Studies

Professor, History of Modern Middle East & Ottoman Empire

Laura Frances Goffman

Assistant Professor, Health Studies of the Middle East & North Africa

Leila Hudson

Associate Professor, Modern Middle East Culture & Political Economy

Scott Lucas

Director of Undergraduate Studies, MENAS

Associate Professor, Islamic Studies

Maha Nassar

Maha Nassar

Associate Professor, Modern Middle East History, Islamic Studies

Narges Nematollahi

Assistant Professor of Practice, Persian Language

Yaseen Noorani

Associate Professor, Arabic and Persian Language & Literature

Austin O'Malley

Director of Graduate Studies, Roshan GIDP in Persian and Iranian Studies

Assistant Professor, Persian and Iranian Studies

Ahmet Okal

Assistant Professor of Practice, Turkish Language

Sonia Shiri

Sonia Shiri

Director, Arabic Special Programs

Professor, Arabic

Kamran Talattof

Chair, Roshan GIDP in Persian and Iranian Studies

Professor, 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