Affiliated Faculty

Robert Stam

Emily Apter


Professor of French and Comparative Literature;
 Department Chair


Email: emily.apter@nyu.edu


Research Interests: Philosophizing in Languages, Political Theory, Translation theory and praxis sexuality and gender, critical theory, continental philosophy, psychoanalysis, gender and ontology, new French philosophy, political fiction, French fiction and poetics, periodization critique, history and theory of Comparative Literature, critical pedagogies


 

Sana Odeh

Sana Odeh

Clinical Faculty of Computer Science, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Email:  odeh@nyu.edu

 

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M. Ishaq Nadiri

Jay Gould Professor in Economics; Professor of Economics

Email: m.ishaq.nadiri@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Economics of technology, productivity and economic growth, investment theory and modeling.

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Jonas Prager

Associate Professor of Economics

Email: jonas.prager@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Privatization, banking regulation.

S.S. Sandhu

Associate Professor of English, Social and Cultural Analysis;  Director, Draper Program; Director, Asian/Pacific/American Studies

Email: ss162@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Toil; avant pulp; Asiatica; off-kilter Englishness; artists' books; topographics; listening; the cinematical; migrant aesthetics; poetics and sociology of sport; Sweden.

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Robert J. C. Young

Silver Professor; Dean of Arts and Humanities, NYU-Abu Dhabi; Professor of English and Comparative Literature

Email: rjy2@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Postcolonial literatures and cultures; the history of colonialism and anti-colonialism; cultural history of the 19th and 20th centuries; literary and cultural theory.

David Engel

Maurice R. and Corinne P. Greenberg Professor of Holocaust Studies; Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies; Chair, Hebrew & Judaic Studies

Email:  david.engel@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Modern Jewish political history; History of the Jews in Eastern Europe; the Holocaust

Yael S. Feldman

Abraham I. Katsh Professor of Hebrew Culture and Education; Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies

Email: yf1@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Hebrew and Comparative Literature and History of Ideas, Bible to Modern; literary theory; gender and cultural studies; psychoanalytic criticism; secularism and nationalism

Daniel E. Fleming

Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies

Email: df2@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Assyriology; Hebrew Bible interpretation and cultural history; ancient Syria; Emar; ancient religion; interplay of ancient Near Eastern societies

Ann Macy Roth

Clinical Associate Professor of Art History and Hebrew and Judaic Studies; Director, Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies Program

Email:  ann.macy.roth@nyu.edu

Research Interests:  Ancient Egyptian society and religion, particularly in the early periods; gender, royalty, wealth, and rank as expressed in architecture and art; archaeology of cemeteries

Lawrence H. Schiffman

Judge Abraham Lieberman Professor of Hebrew & Judaic Studies; Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies

Director of the Global Network for Advanced Research in Jewish Studies

Email: lawrence.schiffman@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Dead Sea Scrolls; Jewish religious, political, and social history in late antiquity; the history of Jewish law and Talmudic literature.

Frederick Cooper

Professor of History

Email: fred.cooper@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Modern Africa; empires in world history; colonization and decolonization; the social sciences and the colonial situation

 

K. E. Fleming

Alexander S. Onassis Professor of Hellenic Culture and Civilization and Professor of History & Hellenic Studies

Email: kef1@nyu.edu

Research Interests: religion, nationalism

David Ludden

Professor of History; Chair, Department of History

Email: david.ludden@nyu.edu

Research Interests: South Asia; Middle East; East Asia; World History; Globalization; Agrarian History; Economic Development

Kostis Smyrlis

Associate Professor of History and Hellenic Studies

Email: ks113@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Byzantine empire, 9th to 15th century; political economy; taxation and state finances; economic and social history; settlement and demography; law and land ownership; the archives and history of Mount Athos monasteries; Byzantine diplomatics and medieval Greek paleography

Shimon Dotan

Adjunct Professor, Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, New York University

Email: shimondotan@gmail.com

 

Brooke Kroeger

Brooke Kroeger

Professor, Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, New York University

Email: brooke.kroeger@nyu.edu

Awam Amkpa

Awam Amkpa

Associate Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis

Email: awam.amkpa@nyu.edu

Research Interests:  African diasporic drama and film; transnationalism, postcolonial theory.

Michael Ralph

Associate Professor, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Metropolitan Studies; Associate Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis and Africana Studies and American Studies; Director of Undergraduate Studies; Director, Metropolitan Studies

Email: michael.ralph@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Citizenship, Sovereignty, Risk, Liability, Urban Youth Culture, Diaspora, Postcolonialism

Nikhil Pal Singh

Associate Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis and History

Email: nikhil.singh@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Race, empire, and culture in 20th-century U.S.; black radicalism and US liberalism; U.S. foreign policy.

John Kuo Wei Tchen

Associate Professor, Gallatin School; Associate Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis and Asian Pacific American Studies

Email: jack.tchen@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Cross-cultural and community studies; New York City history; Asians in the Americas; race, colonialism, and museums; dialogic theory; and radical pedagogy .

 

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Isra Ali

Visiting Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development

Email: isra.ali@nyu.edu

Arjun Appadurai

Research Interests: Dr. Appadurai is a prominent contemporary social-cultural anthropologist, having formerly served as Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at The New School in NYC. He has held various professorial chairs and visiting appointments at some of top institutions in the United States and Europe. In addition, he has served on several scholarly and advisory bodies in the United States, Latin America, Europe and India.

Paula Chakravartty

Associate Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development

Email: puc1@nyu.edu

Allen Feldman

Associate Professor of Media, Culture and Communication, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development

Email: af31@nyu.edu

Arun Kundani

Adjunct Professor, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development

 

Latif Khalid

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

Email: kl442@nyu.edu

Muhamed Osman Al-Khalil

Director of Arabic Studies, Clinical Associate Professor of Arabic Language, NYU Abu Dhabi

Georgi Derluguian

Professor of Social Research and Public Policy, NYU Abu Dhabi

Nasser Isleem

Senior Arabic Language Instructor, NYU Abu Dhabi

Email: nasser.isleem@nyu.edu