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The Australian National University


Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies
(The Middle East & Central Asia)
ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 0200

Contact Details ph: 61 2 6125 4982
fax: 61 2 6125 5410

The Centre is located within the campus of the ANU in Building 127 opposite the Baldessin Precinct building on Ellery Crescent.

For further information please contact: 

Distinguished Professor Amin Saikal - Distinguished Professor; Centre Director

Professor James Piscatori - Professor; Deputy Director

Professor Armando Salvatore - Professor

Adjunct Professor Robert Bowker - Adjunct Professor

Dr Kirill Nourzhanov - Graduate Studies Advisor: Research Degrees

Dr Zahra Taheri - Persian Program  Convenor of Persian Program, Undergraduate Advisor

Dr Huda Al-Tamimi - Convenor Arabic Program + Graduate Studies Advisor: Coursework Degrees

Dr Raihan Ismail - Lecturer

France Meyer - Arabic Program  

Dr M. Murat Yurtbilir - Convenor Turkish Program

Leila Kouatly - Arabic Program

Senior Centre Administrator and Postgraduate Student Co-ordinator

Narelle Quigley - Centre Administrator

Anita Mack - Publications, Website and library

Updated: 4 April 2017/ Responsible Officer:  Head of CAIS / Page Contact:  Web publisher