Graduate Handbook

Department and program administrative staff

Department Chair
Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi

Director of Graduate Studies
Michael Cook

Program Director
Marina Rustow

Department & Program Manager
Karen N. Chirik

Business Manager
Angela R. Bryant

Graduate/Undergraduate Administrator for both Department and Program
James L. LaRegina

Office Coordinator/Administrative Assistant to the Chair

Events & Program Coordinator

Editorial Assistant
William M. Blair

Technical Support Specialist
Tammy M. Fortson

Administrative and Lab Coordinator
Deena Abdel-Latif

Transregional Institute Manager

I. General Information

II. Bylaws Relating to Program Students

III. Bylaws Relating to Ph.D. Students

1. Pre-generals Students

2. The General Examination

3. Post-generals Students

4. The Submission of the Dissertation and the F.P.O.

5. Miscellaneous

Appendix: Role of the Director of Graduate Studies (DGS):

Graduate School Academic Forms

See the list of forms on the Graduate School website

Graduate Program in NES

The Program in Near Eastern Studies enables a limited number of students to take a two-year multidisciplinary course of study under the guidance of the director of the program leading to the degree of Master of Arts in Near Eastern studies.