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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

 

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Heads of Department

Middle Eastern Studies

Kennedy Leigh Professor in Modern Hebrew Studies

 

East Asian Studies

Professor of East Asian History

 

Teaching & Research Staff

Professor Mikael Adolphson
Keidanren Professor of Japanese Studies
sma75@cam.ac.uk
Dr Paul Anderson
University Senior Lecturer in Middle Eastern Studies, Assistant Director, HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic Studies
psa27@cam.ac.uk
Dr Assef Ashraf
Lecturer in the Eastern Islamic Lands and Persian-Speaking World
aa2098@cam.ac.uk
Dr Joshua Batts
Research Associate in Japanese Studies
jb2288@cam.ac.uk
Professor Amira K Bennison
Professor in the History and Culture of the Maghrib
amira.bennison@ames.cam.ac.uk
Mrs Toshimi Boulding
Language Teacher in Japanese
tb293@cam.ac.uk
Dr Adam Yuet Chau
Reader in the Anthropology of China
ayc25@cam.ac.uk
Dr Po-Hsi Chen
Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Taiwan Studies
phc41@cam.ac.uk
Dr Kuan-Jen Chen
Isaac Newton Trust Postdoctoral Research Associate
kjc46@cam.ac.uk
Dr Magdalen M. Connolly
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
mmc53@cam.ac.uk
Dr Jonathan Duquette
Affiliated Lecturer in Sanskrit
jd861@cam.ac.uk
Mrs Farida El Keiy
Language Teaching Officer in Arabic , Year Abroad Arabic Coordinator
fhmze2@cam.ac.uk
Dr Hajni Elias
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
hpe20@cam.ac.uk
Professor Khaled Fahmy FBA
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Sa'id Professor of Modern Arabic Studies
kf375@cam.ac.uk
Dr Imre Galambos
Reader in Chinese
iig21@cam.ac.uk
Dr Noga Ganany
University Lecturer in the Study of Late Imperial China
ng462@cam.ac.uk
Dr Mahbod Ghaffari
Associate in Persian Language and Culture
mg695@cam.ac.uk
Dr Mihye Harker
Sessional Instructor in Korean Language
mh963@cam.ac.uk
Dr Rachael Harris
Senior Language Teaching Officer in Arabic
rmh1001@cam.ac.uk
Dr Aaron D. Hornkohl
Language Teaching Officer in Hebrew
adh44@cam.ac.uk
Dr Heather Inwood
University Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature and Culture
hi208@cam.ac.uk
Dr Benjamin Kantor
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
bk407@cam.ac.uk
Dr Miki Kawabata
Senior Language Teaching Officer in Japanese
mk820@cam.ac.uk
Dr Saussan Khalil
Senior Arabic Language Teacher
smk58@cam.ac.uk
Professor Geoffrey Khan
Regius Professor of Hebrew
gk101@cam.ac.uk
Dr Nuri Kim
University Lecturer in Korean Studies
nk588@cam.ac.uk
Mr Aishwarj Kumar
Language Teaching Officer in Hindi
ak403@cam.ac.uk
Professor Barak Kushner
Professor of East Asian History
bk284@cam.ac.uk
Dr Johan Lundberg
AHRC Research Assistant
jmvl2@cam.ac.uk
Dr Andrew Marsham
Reader in Classical Arabic Studies
adm56@cam.ac.uk
Professor Charles Melville
Emeritus Professor of Persian History, President, British Institute of Persian Studies, Director, Shahnama Project
cpm1000@cam.ac.uk
Dr Sherif Mohamed
Senior Language Teaching Officer in Arabic
sm2491@cam.ac.uk
Dr Masoud Mohammidirad Masoud Mohammadirad
Research Associate in Hebrew Studies
mm2613@cam.ac.uk
Dr Dorota Molin
Research Associate in Hebrew & Aramaic Studies
dlm605@cam.c.uk
Professor James Montgomery
Sir Thomas Adams's Professor of Arabic
jem33@cam.ac.uk
Dr Laura Moretti
Senior Lecturer in Pre-Modern Japanese Studies
lm571@cam.ac.uk
Dr John Nilsson-Wright
University Senior Lecturer in Modern Japanese Politics and International Relations
jhs22@cam.ac.uk
Dr Paul Noorlander
Research Associate in Hebrew & Aramaic Studies
pmn32@cam.ac.uk
Dr Charis Olszok
University Lecturer in Modern Arabic Literature and Culture
co383@cam.ac.uk
Prof Yaron Peleg
Kennedy Leigh Professor in Modern Hebrew Studies
yp240@cam.ac.uk
Nicholas Posegay
Research Associate in Hebrew Studies
nrp40@cam.ac.uk
Dr Michael Rand
University Lecturer in Hebrew & Aramaic
mcr47@cam.ac.uk
Dr Henning Ambjorn Sjörs
Research Associate in Hebrew Studies
as2638@cam.ac.uk
Dr Brigitte Steger ブリギッテ・シテーガ
Senior Lecturer in Modern Japanese Studies
bs382@cam.ac.uk
Professor Roel Sterckx FBA
Joseph Needham Professor of Chinese History, Science and Civilization
rs10009@cam.ac.uk
Mrs Kazumi Tanaka
Senior Language Teaching Officer in Japanese
kt486@cam.ac.uk
Christopher Tso
Research Associate in Japanese Studies
cjt74@cam.ac.uk
Professor Hans van de Ven FBA
Professor of Modern Chinese History
jjv10@cam.ac.uk
Dr Christine van Ruymbeke
Ali Reza and Mohamed Soudavar Reader in Persian Studies
cv223@cam.ac.uk
Dr Vincenzo Vergiani
University Senior Lecturer in Sanskrit
vv234@cam.ac.uk
Hsiaoching Wang
Language Teaching Officer in Chinese
hw522@cam.ac.uk
Ms Emma Wu
Language Teaching Officer in Chinese
elw39@cam.ac.uk
Dr Victoria Young
Kawashima Lecturer in Japanese Literature and Culture
vy202@cam.ac.uk
Dr Boping Yuan Boping Yuan
Reader in Chinese Language and Linguistics
by10001@cam.ac.uk
Dr Lucy Zhao
University Lecuter in Chinese Language & Linguistics
lz445@cam.ac.uk

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