Spring 2015



NOTE FROM THE PROGRAM’S NEW DIRECTOR, DR. YÜKSEL SEZGINSpring 2015

Dr. Sezgin discusses the program's initiatives and achievements this year, including student and faculty research projects.


LETTER FROM THE PROGRAM’S FORMER DIRECTOR, DR. MEHRZAD BOROUJERDI

Dr. Boroujerdi discusses the development of the Middle Easter Studies Program (MESP)


RECENT AWARD RECIPIENTS


2014-2015 MESP EVENTS

Middle Eastern-related events from our 2014-2015 calendar 


INTERVIEW WITH DR. CHRIS FERRERO POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW, POLITICAL SCIENCE

Dr. Ferrero discusses his research


BOOK REVIEW: THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN POLITICS, RELIGION AND BUSINESS 


GRADUATE STUDENT FIELD NOTE: COFFEE AND CONFLICT IN CYPRUS

 Catriona Standfield discusses her research and time in the field


GRADUATE STUDENT FIELD NOTE: “KULLUNA MU’ADH”: JORDAN FACES OFF WITH THE ISLAMIC STATE 

Massimo Ramaioli discusses her research and time in the field


GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH NOTE: 

Ahmet Davutoglu discusses his research


A NOTE FROM THE LEADERS FOR DEMOCRACY FELLOWS 

Insights and updates into the Leaders for Democracy Fellowship (LDF) Program


MESP FACULTY UPDATE