Department of Near Eastern
Languages & Civilizations

840 Williams Hall/6305
(215) 898-6337



My courses

Interesting Links:

University of Pennsylvania

Arabic Language Program at Upenn

Middle East Center

Middle East Studies Association (MESA)

American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)

American Oriental Society (AOS)

American Association of Teachers of Arabic (AATA)

American Language Institute in Fes (ALIF)

Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA)

Yemen Language Center

Arabic Programs in the U.S.
& Abroad

Quran in Translation

NEH Summer Seminar for High School Teachers

© 2004 Site Design by Leslie Essoglou



NELC 201

NELC 233

NELC 434

COML 125 / NELC 180

He currently serves as Professor of Arabic and Comparative Literature in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Pennsylvania. He is also Director of the Huntsman Program in International Studies and Business, a joint-degree program (The College & the Wharton School) for undergraduates.