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Near Eastern Studies on Campus

The study of the Near East extends beyond the walls of White Hall and the Department of Near Eastern Studies to include organizations, faculty and groups from across the Cornell University campus.

Faculty across campus

These three faculty are not formally affiliated with the Department, but their research includes the Near East. For more information visit their faculty profiles.

  • Nerissa Russell (anthropology) human-animal relations, primarily in Neolithic societies in eastern Europe and the Near East
  • Chantal Thomas (law) directs the Clarke Initiative for Law and Development in the Middle East and North Africa and focuses her scholarship on the relationship between international law, political economy, and global social justice in a variety of contexts
  • James Morris Weinstein (classics) Egypt and the Levant, Scarabs, Chronology of the Ancient Near East