Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Stacy Beckwith, Associate Professor of Hebrew, Director of Judaic Studies
Stacy Beckwith Profile
Chair of Middle Eastern Languages
Director of Judaic Studies
Professor of Hebrew

Office Hours:  Monday, Wednesday 3:15-4:15, Friday 3:30-4:30; and by appointment

B.A. University of Toronto; A.M., Ph.D. University of Minnesota. Special interests in nationalism and literature; Israeli, Palestinian, and Spanish. Began teaching at Carleton in 1999.

Yaron Klein
Yaron Klein Profile
Assistant Professor of Arabic

Office Hours:  Monday, Wednesday 2:30-3:30; and by appointment

B.A. Tel Aviv University; A.M. & Ph.D Harvard University. Special interests: classical Arabic literature (adab), music in the medieval Arab world, contemporary Arab music.

Mira Reinberg
Mira Reinberg Profile
Visiting Assistant Professor of Hebrew

Office Hours:  Tuesday 11:00-12:00, Friday 10:30-11:30; and by appointment

B.A. Tel Aviv University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Minnesota. Special interests include Israeli and Middle East literature and film; the history of the cultural relations of France and the Middle East; Levant Literature.

Zaki Haidar, Visiting Lecturer in Arabic
Zaki Haidar Profile
Visiting Lecturer in Arabic

Office Hours:  Monday 3:30-4:30, Thursday 3:30-4:30; and by appointment

B.A. UC Santa Cruz; M.A. Princeton University; Ph.D. candidate University of Pennsylvania. Special interests in modern Arabic literature and intellectual history, literary theory.

 

Staff

Jean Sherwin
Administrative Assistant in Classical Languages
Administrative Assistant in Middle Eastern Languages
Administrative Assistant in Asian Languages and Literatures