Institute for Middle East Studies

Faculty and Staff

IMES Staff

Nathan Brown, Director

Shana Marshall, Associate Director and Research Instructor (smarshall@gwu.edu)

Kate Getz, Institute Operations Manager (imes@gwu.edu)

Alex Norris, Events Assistant (imesevnt@gwu.edu)

IMES Faculty

Political Science

Michael N. Barnett, University Professor of International Affairs and Political Science

Nathan Brown, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

Marc Lynch, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

Bernard Reich, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

Evgeny Finkel, Assistant Professor of Political Science

Anthropology

Ilana Feldman, Associate Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs

Attiya Ahmad, Associate Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs

International Affairs

Edward W. Gnehm, Jr., Kuwait Professor of Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Affairs

Judith Yaphe, Adjunct Professor of Practice of International Affairs

Walter Reich, Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Professor of International Affairs, Ethics and Human Behavior

History

Dina Khoury, Professor of History and International Affairs

Shira Robinson, Assistant Professor of History and International Affairs

Muriel A. Atkin, Professor of History

Classics and Semitic Languages

Mohssen Esseesy, Associate Professor of Arabic and International Affairs; Coordinator, Arabic Program

Shoshana Marcus, Lecturer in Hebrew

Pardis Minuchehr, Assistant Professor of Persian; Coordinator, Persian Program

International Business

Hossein Askari, Iran Professor of International Business and International Affairs

Salah Hassan, Professor of Marketing

Scheherazade S. Rehman, Professor of International Business/Finance and International Affairs

Liesl Riddle, Associate Professor of International Business and International Affairs

Robert Weiner, Professor of International Business and International Affairs

Public Administration

Jennifer Brinkerhoff, Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs

Geography

Mona Atia, Assistant Professor of Geography and International Affairs

Media and Public Affairs

Sean Aday, Associate Professor of Media and Public Affairs, and International Affairs

Steven Livingston, Professor of Media and Public Affairs, and International Relations

American Studies

Melani McAlister, Associate Professor of American Studies and International Affairs

Religion and Women's Studies

Seyyed Hossein Nasr, University Professor of Religion

Kelly Pemberton, Assistant Professor of Religion and Women's Studies

Robert Eisen, Professor of Religion and Judaic Studies; Chair of the Department of Religion

Regular Adjunct Instructors

Steven Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

James Jeffrey, Philip Solondz Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Murhaf Jouejati, Professor of Middle East Studies at the National Defense University's NESA (Near East South Asia) Center for Strategic Studies

Gonul Tol, Founding Director of the Center of Turkish Studies, Middle East Institute

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