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Emran El-Badawi, Ph.D. (University of Chicago)
Program Director, Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies
Office Hours: MW 1-3 p.m., AH 618,, 3-3044

Michael Fares, MA (UT, Austin)
Instructional Assistant Professor of Arabic
Office Hours: TTh 3:30-5 p.m., AH 448,, 3-9141

"UH Arabic student Maya Moujaes interviews Professor Fares"

Huda Sayyid, MA
Lecturer of Arabic
Office Hours: MWF 1-2 p.m., AH 211, hmsayyid@Central.UH.EDU

Affiliated Faculty

Cihan Yüksel Muslu
Associate Professor, History

Cyrus A. Contractor
Instructional Assistant Professor, Political Science