Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Students

Atacan Atakan

Ph.D. Student

  • History
  • Gender and Women's Studies
  • Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Gabe Delgado

Ph.D. Candidate

  • Critical Studies in Modern Middle Eastern Culture and Society

Jie (Jalil) Gao

Ph.D. Student

  • Sino-African relations (Sino-Maghrebi relations)
  • voluntary migration
  • Middle Eastern political economy

Aaron Graybill

Ph.D. Student

Graduate Associate

  • North Africa
  • Linguistic Anthropology
  • Multilingualism

Rose Hattab

Ph.D. Student

  • Critical Studies in Modern Middle Eastern Culture and Society

Elsayed Issa

Ph.D. Student

  • Arabic Linguistics
  • Automatic Speech Recognition
  • Arabic Dialectology

Gianni Izzo

Ph.D. Student

  • Twelver Shi'a Thought and Jurisprudence
  • Safavid Studies
  • Islamic Philosophy and Intellectual History

Feras Klenk

Ph.D. Student

  • Critical Studies in Middle Eastern Culture and Society

Alainna Liloia

Ph.D. Student

  • Gulf studies/GCC politics
  • Gender and nation building and development in the Arab Gulf
  • Middle East women's movements

Saffo Papantonopoulou

Ph.D. Student

  • Historical Anthropology
  • Urban Geography
  • Gender and Sexuality

Brittany Power

Ph.D. Student

  • Israel/Palestine
  • Foodways
  • Commensality

Sean Tomlinson

Ph.D. Student

  • Late Ottoman History
  • World War I
  • Memoirs