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Islamic Studies (ISLA)

Islamic Studies (ISLA)

Location

Location

  • Morrice Hall, Room 319
  • 3485 McTavish Street
  • Montreal, Quebec H3A 1Y1

About Islamic Studies

About Islamic Studies

The Institute of Islamic Studies offers graduate programs and courses in history, civilization and languages (Arabic, Turkish, Persian and Urdu) at the 200, 300, 400 and 500 level.

Islamic Studies (ISLA) Faculty

Islamic Studies (ISLA) Faculty

Director
F. Jamil Ragep
Emeritus and Retired Professors
Sajida S. Alvi; B.A., M.A., Ph.D.(Punj.) (emeritus)
Issa J. Boullata; Ph.D.(Lond.) (retired)
Donald P. Little; B.A.(Vanderbilt), M.A.(Stan.), Ph.D.(Calif.) (emeritus)
Eric Ormsby; B.A.(Penn.), M.A.(Princ.), M.L.S.(Rutg.), Ph.D.(Princ.) (retired)
A. Uner Turgay; B.A.(Robert Coll., Istanbul), M.A., Ph.D.(Wisc.) (post-retirement)
Professor
F. Jamil Ragep; B.A., M.A.(Mich.), Ph.D.(Harv.)
Associate Professors
Rula J. Abisaab; B.A.(Amer. U. Beirut), M.A.(Calif. St.), M.Phil., Ph.D.(Yale)
Michelle L. Hartman; B.A.(Col.), D.Phil.(Oxf.)
Laila Parsons; B.A.(Exe.), D.Phil.(Oxf.)
Robert Wisnovsky; B.A.(Yale), M.A., Ph.D.(Prin.)
Assistant Professors
Malek Abisaab; B.A.(Lebanese U.), M.A.(CUNY), Ph.D.(SUNY, Binghamton)
Prashant Keshavmurthy; B.A.(Jawaharlal Nehru, Univ.), M.A.(Delhi), Ph.D.(Col.)
Setrag Manoukian; B.A.(Venice), M.A., Ph.D.(Mich.)
Khalid Medani; B.A.(Brown), M.A.(G'town), M.A., Ph.D.(Calif., Berk.)
Faculty Lecturers
Shokry Gohar; B.A.(Cairo)
David Nancekivell; B.A., M.A.(Laval)
Pouneh Shabani-Jadidi; B.A., M.S., Ph.D.(Azad)

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) - Minor Concentration Islamic Studies (18 credits)

This Minor Concentration permits students to explore the development and diversity of Islam through courses that focus on Islamic history, religion and civilization in the premodern period (pre-19th century) as well as through courses that focus on the dynamics of modern and contemporary (19th and 20th centuries) Muslim societies and cultures.

For more information, see Minor Concentration Islamic Studies (18 credits).

Faculty of Arts—2010-2011 (last updated Apr. 22, 2010) (disclaimer)