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Accounting 010
African Area Studies 016
Africana Studies
Aging 018
American History 512
American Literature
American Studies 050
Anthropology 070
Armenian 078
Art 080, 081
Art History 082
Arts and Science 090
Asian Studies 098
Astrophysics 105
Biological Sciences
Biomedical Sciences
Business Law 140
Catalan 145
Cell Biology
Chemistry 160
Chinese 165
Cinema Studies 175
Cognitive Science 185
Community Development
Comparative Literature 195
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Dance 203, 206
Douglass College Courses
East Asian Languages and Area Studies 214
Economics 220
Education 300
Environmental Certificates
European Studies 360
Exercise Science and Sport Studies 377
Film Studies
Finance 390
Food Science 400
Foreign Language Proficiency Certificates
French 420
Geography 450
Geological Sciences 460
German 470
Greek 490
Greek, Modern Greek Studies 489
Hindi 505
History/French Joint Major 513
History/Political Science Joint Major 514
Hungarian 535
Individualized Major
Interdisciplinary Studies
Italian 560
Japanese 565
Jewish Studies 563
Journalism and Media Studies 567
Junior Year Abroad
Korean 574
Labor Studies 575
Latin 580
Latin American Studies 590
Life Sciences
Linguistics 615
Livingston College Courses
Management 620
Marine Sciences 628
Marketing 630
Mathematics 640
Medical Technology 660
Medicine and Dentistry
Medieval Studies 667
Middle Eastern Studies 685
Major Requirements
Minor Requirements
Program Courses
Courses Originating in Middle Eastern Studies
Cross-Listed Middle Eastern Studies Courses
The Ibn Khaldun Prize
Military Education, Air Force 690
Military Education, Army 691
Molecular Biology
Nutritional Sciences 709
Operations Research 711
Philosophy 730
Physics 750
Physiology and Neurobiology
Planning and Public Policy 762
Polish 787
Political Science 790
Portuguese 810
Psychology 830
Public Health
Puerto Rican and Hispanic Caribbean Studies 836
Religion 840
Russian 860
Russian, Central and East European Studies 861
Rutgers College Courses
Science, Technology, and Society
Social Work 910
Sociology 920
South Asian Studies 925
Spanish 940
Statistics 960
Study Abroad 959
Theater Arts 965, 966
Ukrainian 967
University College–New Brunswick College Courses
Urban Studies
Visual Arts
Women's and Gender Studies 988
Douglass College
Livingston College
Rutgers College
University College
Cook College
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Rutgers Business School: Undergraduate-New Brunswick
School of Communication, Information and Library Studies (SCILS)
School of Engineering
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
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New Brunswick/Piscataway Undergraduate Catalog 2005-2007 Programs of Study For Liberal Arts Students Programs, Faculty, and Courses Middle Eastern Studies 685  

Middle Eastern Studies 685

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Web Site:

Center Director: Hooshang Amirahmadi

Vice Director for Undergraduate Studies: Paul Sprachman

Committee on Middle Eastern Studies:

Hooshang Amirahmadi, Urban Planning and Policy Development; Ph.D., Cornell

Myron Aronoff, Political Science; Ph.D., California (Los Angeles); Ph.D., Manchester

Jack L. Cargill, History; Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Indrani Chatterjee, History; Ph.D., London

Eric Davis, Political Science; Ph. D., Chicago

Elsayed A. Elsayed, Industrial Engineering; Ph.D., Windsor

Salah El-Shakhs, Urban Planning and Policy Development; Ph.D., Harvard

Lillian Farhat, Africana Studies; M.A., Rutgers

Peter Golden, History (Newark); Ph.D., Columbia

James Turner Johnson, Religion; Ph.D., Princeton

Dina Le Gall, History; Ph.D., Princeton

Jawid Mojaddedi, Religion; Ph.D., Manchester

Stephen Reinert, History; Ph.D., California (Los Angeles)

Said Samatar, History (Newark); Ph.D., Northwestern

Richard Serrano, French; Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Paul Sprachman, Middle Eastern Studies; Ph.D., Chicago

Yael Zerubavel, History and Center for the Study of Jewish Life; Ph.D., Pennsylvania

For information about the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, contact the Vice Director for Undergraduate Studies at Lucy Stone Hall B-316, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 54 Joyce Kilmer Avenue, Piscataway, NJ 08854, or by email at Information also may be found at the center`s web site. Rutgers faculty or students who want to be added to the center`s electronic mailing list should email the director to request that their name be added to the list. The email address for the electronic mailing list is

For additional information, contact RU-info at 732/932-info (4636) or
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