Graduate Students

Name Field Concentration Dissertation Proposal Advisor
Ahmad Abdul-Rahim aabdulrahim@uchicago.edu Arabic Language and Literature El-Shamsy, Ahmed
Toygun Altintas taltintas@uchicago.edu Ottoman and Turkish Studies Shissler, Holly
Matthew Barber mtb@uchicago.edu Islamic Thought El Shamsy, Ahmed
Aamir Bashir abashir1@uchicago.edu Islamic Thought Islamic Legal & Political Thought El Shamsy, Ahmed
Michael Bechtel bechtel@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Woods, John
Theodore Beers tbeers@uchicago.edu Persian Language and Literature Lewis, Franklin
Kevin Blankinship bship@uchicago.edu Arabic Language and Literature The Life We Image: Abuʾl-ʿAlāʾ al-Maʿarrī and his Spiritual Legend Qutbuddin, Tahera
Mary Buck mbuck@uchicago.edu Northwest Semitics Pardee, Dennis
Andrew Burlingame dburlingame@uchicago.edu Northwest Semitic Philology Pardee, Dennis
Joshua Cannon jwcannon@uchicago.edu
Uchicago Website
Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Anatolia Performing Power in Hittite Anatolia Stein, Gil
Cara Christenberry cchristenberry@uchicago.edu Ancient Near Eastern History Payne, Richard
Joseph Cross jjcross@uchicago.edu
Uchicago Website
Egyptology & Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East Robert Ritner, Pardee, Dennis
Andrew DeRouin derouin@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Woods, John
Andrew Dix dixa@uchicago.edu Cuneiform Studies Assyriology Stolper, Matt
Ekin Enacar ekin@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Ottoman History 19th and 20th centuries Shissler, Holly
Suay Seyma Erkusoz serkusoz@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Osborne, James
Carol Fan carolfan@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Woods, John
Adam Flowers adamflowers@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Donner, Fred
Michele Gama Sosa mgamasosa@uchicago.edu Ancient Near Eastern History Payne, Richard
Eric Garret ericgarret@uchicago.edu Ancient Near Eastern History Payne, Richard
Annie Greene Islamic History and Civilization 19th & 20th century Ottoman Iraq Provincial, Not Peripheral: Ottoman-Iraqi Intellectuals, Cultural Production, and Languages of Reform Bashkin, Orit
Brendan Hainline bhainline@uchicago.edu Egyptology Muhs, Brian
Shiraz Hajiani hajiani@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Medieval Islamic History Woods, John
Samuel Harris slharris@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Mesopotamia Stein, Gil
David Harris davidharris@uchicago.edu NWS Philology/Bible and the Near East Pardee, Dennis
Elon Harvey elon@uchicago.edu Islamic Thought El Shamsy, Ahmed
Soloman Hassan sulaymanali@uchicago.edu Islamic Thought Modern Shi'ite Thought (Iran and Iraq) El Shamsy, Ahmed
Yanxiao He Ancient Near Eastern History the Achaemenid Empire and the Hellenistic World, Late Antiquity, Early Chinese and Inner Asian History Payne, Richard
Anthony Heffron hthe3rd@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Donner, Fred
Joseph Hermiz jhermiz@uchicago.edu Ottoman and Turkish Studies Bashkin, Orit
Samuel Hodgkin hodgkin@uchicago.edu Persian Language and Literature Lāhūtī: Persian Poetry in the Making of the Literary International, 1906- 1957 Lewis, Franklin
Alexandra Hoffmann avhoffmann@uchicago.edu Persian Language and Literature Lewis, Franklin
Ami Huang huanga@uchicago.edu Cuneiform Studies Woods, Christopher
Charles Huff chuff@uchicago.edu Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East Pardee, Dennis
Nazli Ipek Huner ipek@uchicago.edu Ottoman and Turkish Studies The story has it: Prose, gender, and space in the Early Modern Ottoman world Karateke, Hakan
Michael Johnson mjohnson086@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Mesopotamia Stein, Gil
Ella Karev ellak@uchicago.edu Egyptology Johnson, Janet
Mustafa Kaya ismail@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Pre-Modern Turkey Scholars and the Sufis of Bursa Fleischer, Cornell
Betül Kaya kayab@uchicago.edu Ottoman and Turkish Studies Karateke, Hakan
Tynan Kelly tynank@uchicago.edu Arabic Language and Literature Qutbuddin, Tahera
Young Bok Kim youngbokkim@uchicago.edu Northwest Semitic Philology Hebrew Forms of Address Pardee, Dennis
Rhyne King rhyne@uchicago.edu Ancient Near Eastern History Persia Payne, Richard
Bryan Kraemer bkraemer@uchicago.edu Egyptology Muhs, Brian
Isabel Lachenauer lachenauer@uchicago.edu Ottoman and Turkish Studies Karateke, Hakan
Anthony Lauricella ajlauricella@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Islamic Archaeology Whitcomb, Donald
Sunwoo Lee sunwoolee@uchicago.edu Egyptology Johnson, Janet
Kyle Longworth longworth@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Donner, Fred
Thalia Lysen tlysen@uchicago.edu Cuneiform Studies Hittitology van den Hout, Theo
Robert Marineau rmarineau@uchicago.edu Cuneiform Studies Goedegebuure, Petra
Chelsie May chelsiemay@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Arab Jews of Iraq and Israel Bashkin, Orit
Jane Mikkelson jmikkelson@uchicago.edu Persian Language and Literature Lewis, Franklin
Veronica Morriss vmmorriss@uchicago.edu Islamic Archaeology Whitcomb, Donald
Chad Mowbray cmmowbray@uchicago.edu Arabic Language and Literature Qutbuddin, Tahera
Jessica Mutter jmutter@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Donner, Fred
Rao Mohsin Ali Noor mohsinrao@uchicago.edu Ottoman and Turkish Studies Karatake, Hakan
Pelle Valentin Olsen pellevalentin@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization 20th Century Cultural History (Iraq) Bashkin, Orit
Charles Otte III cjotte@uchicago.edu Northwest Semitic Philology Pardee, Dennis
Michael Peddycoart mpeddycoart@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Bashkin, Orit
Kara A. Peruccio kaperuccio@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Modern Turkey Shissler, Holly
Monica Phillips mlphillips@uchicago.edu Cuneiform Studies Assyriology Uniting Heaven and Earth: The Collection of Sumerian Temple Hymns Woods, Christopher
Shaahin Pishbin spishbin@uchicago.edu Persian Language and Literature Lewis, Franklin
Justin Reeve jreeve@uchicago.edu Egyptian Archaeology Moeller, Nadine
Madadh Richey Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East Pardee, Dennis
Julio Rivera juliorivera@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Modern Middle Eastern History Bashkin, Orit
Sasha Rohret srohret@uchicago.edu Egyptian Archaeology Moeller, Nadine
Claire Roosien clairenadine@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Shissler, Holly
Mohammad Sagha msagha@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization El Shamsy, Ahmed
August Samie augustsamie@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilizations Woods, John
Akiva Sanders sandersa@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Stein, Gil
Émilie Sarrazin esarrazin@uchicago.edu Egyptian Archaeology Moeller, Nadine
Rachel Schine rachelschine@uchicago.edu Arabic Language and Literature Qutbuddin, Tahera
Mariam Sheibani msheibani@uchicago.edu Islamic Thought ‘More learned than al-Ghazālī’: The Life and Times of ʿIzz al-Dīn b. ʿAbd al-Salām (d. 660/1262) El Shamsy, Ahmed
Carl Shook cshook@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Modern Middle Eastern History The origins and development of Iraq’s national boundaries, 1918-1932 Bashkin, Orit
Oren Siegel osiegel@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Egypt Moeller, Nadine
Colton Grant Siegmund csiegmund@uchicago.edu Cuneiform Studies Woods, Christopher
Ariel Singer awksinger@uchicago.edu Egyptology Ritner, Robert
Adam Smith adamthomassmith@uchicago.edu Comparative Semitics Hasselbach-Andee, Rebecca
Emily Smith Cuneiform Studies Hittitology Goedegebuure, Petra
Doren Snoek dsnoek@uchicago.edu Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East Pardee, Dennis
Stephen Sumner ssumner@uchicago.edu Northwest Semitics Pardee, Dennis
Sami Sweis sjsweis@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilizations Bashkin, Orit
Amir Toft atoft@uchicago.edu Islamic Thought Islamic Law Homicide, Islamic Law, and the Early Modern Ottoman State El Shamsy, Ahmed
Lise Truex liset437@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Mesopotamia Private Houses and Palace Administration: Household Economies and Sociopolitical Development in late 3rd Millennium BC Tell Asmar Gibson, McGuire
Vincent van Exel vjvanexel@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Syria-Palestine Schloen, David
Jeremy Vecchi jtvecchi@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Early Islam & Late Antiquity Donner, Fred
Ziting Wang zitingw@uchicago.edu Egyptology Johnson, Janet
Andrew Wilent awilent@uchicago.edu Cuneiform Studies
Jonathan Winnerman jwinnerm@uchicago.edu Egyptology Egypt The Royal Ancestor Cult in New Kingdom Egypt: A Study of the Divinity of the King and His Ancestors Ritner, Robert
Zach Winters zwinters@uchicago.edu Islamic History and Civilization Woods, John
Teagan Wolter twolter@uchicago.edu Near Eastern Art and Archaeology Stein, Gil
Kyle Wynter-Stoner kwynterstoner@uchicago.edu Arabic Language and Literature El Shamsy, Ahmed
Hongwei Zhang hongweizhang@uchicago.edu Comparative Semitics Hasselbach-Andee, Rebecca
Andrew Zulker azulker@uchicago.edu Comparative Semitics Hasselbach-Andee, Rebecca