Wednesday, Mar 17, 2021

Thinking of concentrating in Near Eastern Studies?  

Join us for a virtual Open House, 12:00-12:30, on Thursday, March 18, 2021.

Click here to access the link.

Not open to the public.

Thursday, Jan 28, 2021
Marina Rustow’s book, The Lost Archive: Traces of a Caliphate in a Cairo Synagogue, was named a finalist for a 2020 National Jewish Book Award in the “Writing Based on Archival Material” category
Wednesday, Jan 6, 2021
Professor Bernard Haykel is the recipient of a Henry Luce Foundation grant to study Muslims in India.
Saturday, Dec 19, 2020
Peter F. Kitlas successfully defended his doctoral dissertation at his Final Public Oral Examination held Friday morning, December 18, 2020.
Thursday, Dec 17, 2020

Associate Professor of Near Eastern Studies and the Program in Judaic Studi

Tuesday, Dec 15, 2020

Lecturer in Hebrew Philip Zhakevich’s new book,

Wednesday, Dec 9, 2020

İ. Metin Kunt, an alumnus of the Department of Near Eastern Studies, passed away on December 3, 2020. Kunt, who specialized in Ottoman History, taught at a number of institutions, including Sabancı University, Boğaziçi University, and Cambridge University.

Monday, Dec 7, 2020

Lecturer in Hebrew Philip Zhakevich was awarded the 2020 Wil

Monday, Nov 30, 2020
Michael A. Cook, Class of 1943 University Professor of Near Eastern Studies, has been elected to Academia Europaea as a Foreign Member.
Monday, Nov 9, 2020

Baki Tezcan, who earned his Ph.D. in Near Eastern Studies in 2001, is President-elect of the Ottoman and Turkish Studies Association (OTSA).


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