Welcome to Near Eastern Studies
The Department of Near Eastern Studies is part of the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, which administers its undergraduate programs leading to the B.A. degrees, and of the Rackham School of Graduate Studies, which administers its graduate programs leading to M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. The regular faculty numbers about 26 of which 12 are full professors. The Department offers several programs of study at the B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. levels, covering Near Eastern languages, literatures, civilizations, linguistics, history, Ancient studies, Biblical studies, Egyptology, Medieval Islamic history and Islamic studies.
- Unrequired Poems: Babtain Program Lecture Series 2014
Speaker: Iman Mersal, Ph.D.
- 5:30 PM
- Elias Khoury: Babtain Program Lecture Series 2014
Speaker: Elias Khoury, Global Distinguished Professor of Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies, New York University
- 7:00 PM