Affiliate Faculty

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Michael Brescia

Curator of Ethnohistory, Arizona State Museum

Arizona State Museum 221N
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Julia Clancy-Smith

Regents Professor, Middle Eastern & North African Studies

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Luis Coronado Guel

Adjunct Instructor

Director, SBS Mexico Initiatives

Geronimo Center A 102
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Jerome Dotson

Assistant Professor, Africana Studies Program

Learning Services 234
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Heng Du

Assistant Professor, East Asian Studies

Learning Services 120
Benjamin Fortna

Benjamin Fortna

Director, Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Professor, Middle Eastern and North African Studies

  • Modern Middle East
  • Late Ottoman Empire
  • Early Turkish Republic

Laura Frances Goffman

Assistant Professor of Health Studies of the Middle East and North Africa

  • History of Health Disease and Medicine
  • Modern Arab world
  • Arabian Peninsula and Persian Gulf
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David Graizbord

Professor, Judaic Studies

Social Sciences 420

Victoria Meyer

Director, Bachelor of General Studies at the University of Arizona North Valley

Assistant Professor, Bachelor of General Studies

Maha Nassar

Maha Nassar

Director of Undergraduate Studies, Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Associate Professor, Middle Eastern and North African Studies

  • Modern Arab world
  • Cultural and intellectual history
  • Palestinian identity formation and transnational discourses
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Matthew Sakiestewa Gilbert

Department Head, American Indian Studies

Professor, American Indian Studies

Joshua Schlachet

Assistant Professor, East Asian Studies

  • Japanese history
  • Food and health history
  • Material culture
Learning Services 126

Caleb Simmons

Associate Professor, Religious Studies

Learning Services 216
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Rob Stephan

Lecturer, Religious Studies/Classics

Learning Services 203