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CASAW Directors

Dr Thomas Pierret – The University of Edinburgh

Email: Thomas.Pierret@ed.ac.uk

Thomas Pierret earned his Ph.D. in Political and Social Sciences at Sciences Po Paris and the Catholic University of Louvain (2009).

Thomas is the acting Director of CASAW in 2014.

Professor Anoush Ehteshami – Durham University

Email: a.ehteshami@durham.ac.uk

BA (Hons) in Social Sciences, PhD in Politics, AcSS, FRSA

Professor, Director of the Al-Sabah Programme and Joint Director of the ESRC Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World in the School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University.

Professor Zahia Salhi – The University of Manchester

Email: zahia.smailsalhi@manchester.ac.uk

Professor of Modern Arabic Studies, The University of Manchester

Past Directors

Marilyn Booth

BA in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, DPhil in Modern Arabic Literature and Modern History of the Middle East

Iraq Chair of Arabic and Islamic Studies at the department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (University of Edinburgh) and Joint Director of the Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World until 2014.

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