Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Faculty Roster

Professors

  • Khaled M. Abou El Fadl, JD, MA, PhD (Omar and Azmeralda Alfi Endowed Professor of Islamic Law)
  • Carol A. Bakhos, PhD
  • Aaron A. Burke, PhD
  • Elizabeth F. Carter, PhD
  • Michael D. Cooperson, PhD
  • S. Peter Cowe, PhD (Narekatsi Professor of Armenian Studies)
  • Robert K. Englund, PhD
  • William M. Schniedewind, PhD (Kershaw Professor of Ancient Eastern Mediterranean Studies)
  • M. Rahim Shayegan, PhD (Jahangir and Eleanor Amuzegar Professor of Iranian Studies)
  • Susan E. Slyomovics, PhD
  • Willeke Z. Wendrich, PhD (Joan Silsbee Professor of African Cultural Archaeology)

Professors Emeriti

  • Arnold J. Band, PhD
  • Andras E. Bodrogligeti, PhD
  • Giorgio Buccellati, PhD
  • Herbert A. Davidson, PhD
  • Lev Hakak, PhD
  • Ismail K. Poonawala, PhD
  • Yona Sabar, PhD

Associate Professors

  • Kathlyn (Kara) M. Cooney, PhD
  • Nouri Gana, PhD
  • Asma Sayeed, PhD

Assistant Professor

  • Domenico Ingentio, PhD

Senior Lecturers

  • Nancy Ezer, PhD
  • Latifeh E. Hagigi, MA
  • Anahid Keshishian, PhD
  • Jeremy D. Smoak, PhD

Lecturers

  • Azza M. Ahmad, PhD
  • Abeer T. Hamza, PhD
  • Hagop Kouloujian, MBA

Adjunct Professor

  • Nader Saiedi, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor

  • Hans Barnard, MD, PhD