Friday, Apr 13, 2018
Robert H. Niehaus '77 Professor of Near Eastern Studies and Religion Muhammad Qasim Zaman’s new book, Islam in Pakistan: A History, has been published by Princeton University Press.
Thursday, Apr 12, 2018
Third-year PhD student Kate Pukhovaia has been selected for The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)  Mellon Fellowship for Dissertation Research in Original Sources to support original source research for her doctoral dissertation, “State-building in Early Modern Zaydi Yemen (15th – early 17th century).” Among the selection crite
Monday, Apr 9, 2018
Katie Tyler, Class of 2018, has been selected to receive a Henry R. Labouisse ‘26 Prize Fellowship. “The fellowship was established in 1984 in honor of Henry Richardson Labouisse ’26 by his daughter and son-in-law, Anne and Martin Peretz, and his grandchildren.
Monday, Jan 22, 2018
Assistant Professor of Near Eastern Studies and the Program in Judaic Studies Eve Krakowski and Jessica Marglin (Ph.D. 2013) won 2017 National Jewish Book Awards.
Monday, Jan 22, 2018
Fourth-year Ph.D. student Peter Kitlas was awarded a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship, which will allow him to continue his dissertation research in Morocco and Turkey until December 2018.
Thursday, Dec 7, 2017
Michael Shin ’18 (WWS), a candidate for a certificate in Near Eastern Studies, has been named a Schwarzman Scholar.
Friday, Dec 1, 2017
Sixth-year Ph.D. student Cole Bunzel has been awarded the Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship for the Humanities. Princeton University's top honor for graduate students, the Jacobus Fellowships are awarded to one Ph.D.
Friday, Dec 1, 2017
Eve Krakowski’s new book, Coming of Age in Medieval Egypt: Female Adolescence, Jewish Law, and Ordinary Culture, has been published by Princeton University Press.
Monday, Jun 26, 2017
Professor Bernard Haykel has agreed to serve as the Director of the Program in Near Eastern Studies beginning July 1, 2017. Haykel succeeds Associate Professor Cyrus Schayegh in this position. Haykel's research is concerned with the political and social tensions that arise from questions about religious identity and authority.
Friday, Jun 9, 2017
Third-year Ph.D. student Peter Kitlas has won a Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and administered by the Social Science Research Council.


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