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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies


Overall responsibility for the governance of the Faculty lies with the Faculty Board. Membership of the Board is shown below.

A number of further committees report to the Board. For information about these, please see the links on the left.

Heads of Department

Middle Eastern Studies

Kennedy Leigh Reader in Modern Hebrew Studies


East Asian Studies

Keidanren Professor of Japanese Studies


Secretary to the Board

Faculty Administrator

Faculty Board Members

Professor Amira K Bennison
Professor Khaled Fahmy
Dr Imre Galambos
Dr Miki Kawabata
Professor Geoffrey Khan
Professor Barak Kushner
Dr Andrew Marsham
Dr Charis Olszok
Dr Michael Rand
Dr Brigitte Steger ブリギッテ・シテーガ
Professor Hans van de Ven FBA
Dr Christine van Ruymbeke
Dr Vincenzo Vergiani


External members

Dr Rachel Leow


Student members

Graduate Representative - to be elected
Undergraduate Representatives - to be elected