Director

Sufia Uddin, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Acting Director of the Global Islamic Studies Program

Sufia Uddin

Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Acting Director of the Global Islamic Studies Program

(On sabbatical Spring 2018)

Islamic studies • Religion in South Asia • Women and religion


Faculty

Dean Accardi, Visiting Assistant Professor of History

Dean Accardi

Visiting Assistant Professor of History

Early modern and modern South Asia • Islamic world • Gender • Religion and politics


Waed Athamneh, Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies in the Department of Classics

Waed Athamneh

Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies in the Department of Classics

Modern Arabic poetry • 20th-century Arab politics • Feminism in modern Arabic fiction


Eileen M. Kane, Associate Professor of History

Eileen M. Kane

Associate Professor of History

(On sabbatical AY 2017-2018)

Russian/Soviet/post-Soviet history • Modern Europe • Empires


Karolin Machtans, Associate Professor of German Studies

Karolin Machtans

Associate Professor of German Studies

20th and 21st century German literature and film, with a special focus on post-1945 German history and culture, minorities and transnationalism • Post-1945 German history and culture • German-Turkish relations • Muslims in Germany • Minorities in Germany • Holocaust studies • Literary theory


Caroleen Sayej, Associate Professor of Government and International Relations

Caroleen Sayej

Associate Professor of Government and International Relations

Persistent authoritarianism in the Middle East • Contemporary Islamic social movements • Modernization and identity politics • Middle Eastern studies • Comparative politics • International relations


Sufia Uddin, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Acting Director of the Global Islamic Studies Program

Sufia Uddin

Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Acting Director of the Global Islamic Studies Program

(On sabbatical Spring 2018)

Islamic studies • Religion in South Asia • Women and religion


Affiliated Faculty

Joseph Alchermes

Associate Professor of Art History

Denis Ferhatovic

William Meredith Professor of English

Afshan Jafar

Associate Professor of Sociology

Rijuta Mehta

Assistant Professor of English

Marie Ostby

Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Sharon Portnoff

Elie Wiesel Associate Professor of Judaic Studies

Staff

 , Secretary to the Faculty, Assistant to the Associate Dean of the Faculty, Academic Department Assistant

Amanda Barnes

Secretary to the Faculty, Assistant to the Associate Dean of the Faculty, Academic Department Assistant