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Faculty

CCAS Core Faculty

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ROCHELLE DAVIS

Director, Center for Contemporary Arab Studies (CCAS) and Associate Professor, Anthropology
Specializations: Arab society and culture, refugees and migration in the Arab world, historiography, conflict

rad39@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-5648
Office Location: 255 ICC

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FIDA J. ADELY

Director, Master of Arts in Arab Studies (MAAS); Associate Professor, Anthropology; and Clovis and Hala Salaam Maksoud Chair in Arab Studies
Specializations: Arab Society and Culture; Development; Education; Labor; Women & Gender

fja25@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-8192
Office Location: 241 ICC
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OSAMA ABI-MERSHED

Associate Professor, History
Specializations: North Africa, Arabs and Ottomans, colonial and post-colonial Franco-Maghribi relations

abimerso@georgetown.edu
Office Location: History Department

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MARWA DAOUDY

Assistant Professor, International Relations
Specializations: International relations, critical security studies, environmental security, negotiation theory, peace and conflict, water, Middle East politics, Syria, Syria-Turkey relations

marwa.daoudy@georgetown.edu
Office Location: 241 ICC

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DANIEL NEEP

Assistant Professor, Arab Politics
Specializations: State formation and state-society relations in the Middle East; Politics of Syria; State theory, space, violence; Colonialism and empire; Comparative-historical analysis; Qualitative and interpretive research methods in the social sciences

dn230@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-2837
Office Location: ICC 149

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JOSEPH SASSOON

Associate Professor and CCAS Sheikh Sabah Al Salem Al Sabah Chair 
Specializations: Political economy and economic history of the Arab world; Modern history and politics (particularly of Iraq); Iraqi refugees; Politics and economics of authoritarianism

js824@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-5664
Office Location: 145 ICC

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JUDITH TUCKER

Professor, History
Specializations: Women and gender in Middle East history, Islamic law, piracy in the Mediterranean

Judith.Tucker@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-5238
Office Location: History Department

Adjunct & Affiliated Faculty

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MUSTAFA AKSAKAL

Associate Professor of History and Nesuhi Ertegun Chair of Modern Turkish Studies

Mustafa.Aksakal@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-2886
Office Location: 601 ICC

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MOHAMMAD ALAHMAD

Assistant Teaching Professor

ma1491@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-5793
Office Location: 241 ICC

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BELKACEM BACCOUCHE

Assistant Teaching Professor

baccoucb@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-0349
Office Location: 146 ICC

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JONATHAN A.C. BROWN

Associate Professor, Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal Chair of Islamic Civilization

brownj2@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-0293
Office Location: 165 ICC

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IRENE CALIS

Adjunct Assistant Professor
ic362@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-5793
Office Location: ICC 244

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ELLIOT COLLA

Associate Professor, Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies

Elliott.Colla@georgetown.edu
Office Location: 2 Poulton – North Wing

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EMMA GANNAGÉ

Associate Professor

epg23@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-5649
Office Location: 2 Poulton – North Wing

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YVONNE Y HADDAD

Professor

haddady@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-2575
Office Location: 167 ICC

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NOUREDDINE JEBNOUN

Adjunct Assistant Professor

nj64@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-6420
Office Location: 241 ICC

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FELICITAS M. M. OPWIS

Associate Professor

Felicitas.Opwis@georgetown.edu
Phone: (202) 687-7001
Office Location: 208 Poulton

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SUZANNE STETKEVYCH

Sultan Qaboos bin Said Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies 

ss3179@georgetown.edu
Office Location: Poulton – North Wing 2

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NEJM BENESSAIAH

Adjunct Assistant Professor
nejm.benessaiah@georgetown.edu
Office Location: ICC 241

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BADER MOUSA AL-SAIF

Adjunct Assistant Professor
ba414@georgetown.edu
Office Location: ICC 241

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AMB. SUSAN L. ZIADEH

Adjunct Professor
sz462@georgetown.edu
Office Location: ICC 241

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Emeritus Faculty

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MICHAEL HUDSON

Seif Ghobash Professor of Arab Studies and International Relations, Emeritus

hudsonm@georgetown.edu
Phone: 202-687-6420
Office Location: 251 ICC