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Teaching & Research Staff

Dr Menna Abukhadra
  • Israel Institute Post-doctoral Fellow, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, the University of Cambridge.
01223 335333
Prof. Mikael (Mickey) Adolphson
  • Keidanren Professor of Japanese Studies
  • Fellow and AMES Director of Studies at Trinity College
01223 335430
Dr Paul Anderson
  • University Lecturer in Middle Eastern Studies
  • Assistant Director, HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic Studies
01223 335145
Dr Tali Artman-Partock
  • Teaching Associate, Faculty of Divinity
Dr Naures Atto
  • Postdoctoral Fellow in World Christianities and their Diaspora in the European Context
  • Principal Investigator in the Aramaic Online Project
  • Principal Investigator in the Horizon 2020 RESPOND Project
01223 335119
Professor Amira K Bennison
  • Professor in the History and Culture of the Maghrib
  • Fellow of Magdalene College
01223 335115
Toshimi Boulding
  • Lector in Japanese
01223 335128
Prof. Richard Bowring
  • Emeritus Professor of Japanese Studies
Samuel Carlshamre
  • Temporary Lector in Arabic (maternity cover)
01223 335102
Dr Adam Yuet Chau
  • University Senior Lecturer in the Anthropology of Modern China
  • Fellow and Director of Studies (AMES), St John's College
01223 335146
Dr Sally Church
  • Affiliated Researcher
  • Fellow, Tutor, and International Student Liaison Officer, Wolfson College
Dr Shana Cohen
  • Affiliated Lecturer
  • Deputy Director of the Woolf Institute
Dr Susan Daruvala
  • Emeritus Senior Lecturer in Modern Chinese Literature
01223 337569
Prof. François de Blois
  • Affiliated Researcher, Ancient India & Iran Research Programe
Prof. Nicholas de Lange
  • Emeritus Professor of Hebrew and Jewish Studies
01223 363019
Dr Arthur D Dudney
  • Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
  • Research Fellow in Darwin College
01223 335129
Farida El Keiy
  • Language Teaching Officer in Arabic
01223 335120
Prof. Khaled Fahmy
  • His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Sa'id Professor of Modern Arabic Studies
  • Fellow of King's College
01223 335122
Dr Elizabeth Key Fowden
  • Affiliated Researcher, FAMES
  • Senior Researcher, Impact of the Ancient City, Faculty of Classics
  • College Post-Doctoral Associate, Jesus College
Dr Imre Galambos
  • Reader in Chinese
01223 335098
Dr Mahbod Ghaffari
  • Associate in Persian Language and Culture
01223 335142
Dr Yanyu Guo
  • Research Associate
Dr Robert Harding
  • Affiliated Researcher in Indian Languages and Cultures
Dr Rachael Harris
  • Senior Language Teaching Officer in Arabic
Dr Shai Heijmans
  • AHRC Research Associate in Biblical and Rabbinic Hebrew
012233 35134
Catherine Hirst
  • Research Associate, RESPOND Project
01223 335109
Shen-hsing Hong
  • Teaching Associate in Chinese
01223 335139
Dr Aaron D. Hornkohl
  • Language Teaching Officer in Hebrew
01223 335118
Dr Heather Inwood
  • University Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature and Culture
  • Fellow of Trinity Hall
01223 335149
Dr Eivind Kahrs
  • Reader in Sanskrit
  • Fellow of Queens' College
Dr Simon Kaner
  • Affiliated Lecturer, Japanese Studies
Dr Benjamin Kantor
  • Research Associate in Biblical Hebrew Philology
01223 764649
Dr Miki Kawabata
  • Senior Language Teaching Officer in Japanese
  • Fellow Commoner and AMES Director of Studies at Trinity Hall
01223 335147
Dr Annabel Keeler
  • Affiliated Researcher, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • College Research Associate, Wolfson College
Saussan Khalil
  • Lector in Arabic (on leave)
01223 335102
Prof. Geoffrey Khan
  • Regius Professor of Hebrew
Prof. Peter Kornicki
  • Emeritus Professor of Japanese Studies
  • Deputy Warden, Robinson College
Aishwarj Kumar
  • Language Teaching Officer in Hindi
01223 335136
Dr Barak Kushner
  • Reader in Japanese History
01223 335174
Dr James C S Lin
  • Senior Assistant Keeper of Applied Art, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Dr Michael Loewe
  • Emeritus Lecturer in Chinese Studies
Dr Amal Marogy
  • Affiliated Researcher
Dr Andrew Marsham
  • Reader in Classical Arabic Studies
01223 335144
Dr Joe P. McDermott
  • Emeritus Reader in Chinese History
  • Fellow of St. John's College
Prof. David McMullen
  • Professor Emeritus of Chinese
Prof. Charles Melville
  • Professor of Persian History
  • Fellow of Pembroke College
  • Director, Shahnama Project
  • President, The Islamic Manuscript Association
  • Vice-President, British Institute of Persian Studies
Dr Firuza Melville
  • Director of Research, Cambridge Shahnama Centre for Persian Studies, Pembroke College
  • Affiliated Lecturer, Faculty of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge
Dr Nathaniel Miller
  • Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
01223 335132
Dr Elizabeth Monier
  • Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
01223 765052
Prof. James Montgomery
  • Sir Thomas Adams's Professor of Arabic
  • Fellow of Trinity Hall
01223 335127
Dr Laura Moretti
  • Senior Lecturer in Pre-Modern Japanese Studies
  • Fellow and Director of Studies at Emmanuel College
01223 335148
Dr John Nilsson-Wright (formerly Swenson-Wright)
  • University Senior Lecturer in Modern Japanese Politics and International Relations
01223 335172
Dr Charis Olszok
  • University Lecturer in Modern Arabic Literature and Culture
01223 765083
Dr Ben Outhwaite
  • Affiliated Researcher in Hebrew
01223 333129
Dr Yaron Peleg
  • Kennedy Leigh Reader in Modern Hebrew Studies
  • Fellow and DoS, Jesus College
01223 335117
Dr Michael Rand
  • University Lecturer in Hebrew & Aramaic
01223 335143
Dr Brigitte Steger, ブリギッテ・シテーガ
  • University Senior Lecturer in Modern Japanese Studies (Society)
  • Japanese Studies Exam Coordinator
  • Fellow, Tutor and AMES Director of Studies at Downing College
  • Secretary General of the Japan Anthropology Workshop (JAWS)
  • Member of the Academic Committee at the UC Centre for Gender Studies
  • Member of Advisory Board (Beirat) of the Bochumer Jahrbuch zur Ostasienforschung; the Vienna Journal of East Asian Studies; and Yuzu Kyodai.
  • On sabbatical in Michaelmas term (autumn) 2018.
01223 335140
Prof. Roel Sterckx, FBA
  • Joseph Needham Professor of Chinese History, Science and Civilization
  • Fellow of Clare College
01223 335137
Prof. Yasir Suleiman
  • Emeritus Professor of Modern Arabic Studies
  • Fellow of King's College.
Dr Krisztina Szilágyi
  • Research Associate
  • Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Prof. Hans van de Ven, FBA
  • Professor of Modern Chinese History
Dr Christine van Ruymbeke
  • Ali Reza and Mohamed Soudavar Senior Lecturer in Persian Studies
  • Fellow and Praelector at Darwin College
  • Exterior Director of Studies at Sidney Sussex College
01223 335130
Dr Roman Vaters
  • Leverhulme Fellow
01223 764650
Dr Vincenzo Vergiani
  • University Senior Lecturer in Sanskrit
01223 335135
Dr Esther-Miriam Wagner
  • Affiliated Lecturer
  • Senior Research Fellow, Woolf Institute
  • Research Associate, Taylor-Schechter Genizah Research Unit
Dr Robert Weatherley
  • Affiliated Lecturer in Chinese Politics
01223 222338
Dr Kristin H. Williams
  • Head of Japanese Section, Cambridge University Library
01223 333155
Dr Lydia Wilson
  • Affiliated Researcher
Dr Justin Winslett
  • Teaching Associate in Classical and Literary Chinese
01223 765071
Dr Casper Wits
  • Research Associate
01223 335156
Emma Wu
  • Language Teaching Officer in Chinese
01223 335104
Dr Junqing Wu
  • Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
01223 764644
Dr Victoria Young
  • Kawashima Lecturer in Japanese Literature and Culture
  • Fellow and Director of Studies at Selwyn College
Dr Boping Yuan
  • Reader in Chinese Language and Linguistics
  • Fellow and Director of Studies in Asian & Middle Eastern Studies, Churchill College, Cambridge
01223 335170