Director

Eileen M. Kane, Associate Professor of History, Director of the Global Islamic Studies Program

Eileen M. Kane

Associate Professor of History, Director of the Global Islamic Studies Program

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


Faculty

Karolin Machtans, Assistant Professor of German Studies

Karolin Machtans

Assistant 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, Assistant Professor of Government and International Relations

Caroleen Sayej

Assistant 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, Chair of the Religious Studies Department, Fall 2016

Sufia Uddin

Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Chair of the Religious Studies Department, Fall 2016

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