Affiliated Faculty

Ahmed Al-Rawi

Assistant Professor, Simon Fraser University School of Communication

Robert Anderson

Professor, Communication

International development and communication; South Asia, Indonesia.

Yildiz Atasoy

Professor, Sociology

Development studies; gender relations; Islamic politics; Turkey, Middle East.

Lennart Berggren

Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

History of mathematical sciences in ancient Greece and medieval Islam.

Hugo Cardoso

Assistant Professor, Department of Archaeology

Bioarchaeology, forensic anthropology; child health in medieval Portugal; the bioarchaeology of Muslim Portugal.

Luke Clossey

Associate Professor, History; Advisory Board Member of CCMS

Comparative world history of religions; early modern China, Mexico, Mughals.

Parin Dossa

Professor, Anthropology

Migration, gender and health; Muslim women; Iranians in the diaspora.

Aude-Claire Fourot

Assistant Professor, Political Science

Immigration and integration; multiculturalism; Islam in Europe and Canada; religion and public sphere; urban policy.

Adel Iskandar

Assistant Professor of Global Communication; Advisory Board Member of CCMS.

Social media, communications, modern Middle East, post colonialism.

Thomas Kuehn

Associate Professor, History

Social and cultural history of the Ottoman empire and Turkey.

Sonja Luehrmann

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Anthropology of religion; Russia/Soviet Union; atheism and secularism: Orthodox Christianity; Muslim populations; interreligious relations.

Derryl MacLean

Associate Professor, History; Advisory Board Member of CCMS

History of religion; Islamics; early modern South and Central Asia; Islam in the West.

Laura Marks

Dena Wosk Professor in Art and Culture Studies

Cinema in the Arab world; Islamic genealogy of new media art.

Tamir Moustafa

Professor and Stephen Jarislowsky Chair, School for International Studies

Law and society; religion and politics; politics of the Middle East.

Paul Sedra

Associate Professor, History; Advisory Board Member of CCMS

Modern Middle East; education and the rise of the modern state; Egyptian cinema.

Ken Seigneurie

Professor, Program in World Literature

Modern Arabic, French and British fiction, literary theory and the history of humanist thought.

Ozlem Sensoy

Associate Professor, Education

Constructions of Muslims in North America through education and media.

Azadeh Yamini-Hamedani

Assistant Professor, Comparative World Literature; Advisory Board Member of CCMS

Interconnections of literature and philosophy, emphasis on the semiotics of translation.

Habiba Zaman

Professor, Gender, Sexualituy and Women's Studies

Women and development; globalization and women's work; Bangladesh.