Current Members and Visitors

= first term only  = second term only


Hassan Farhang Ansari
Institute for Advanced Study
Islamic Law and Theology
(Visiting Professor)

Ayşe Baltacıoğlu-Brammer
New York University
Early Modern Ottoman/Safavid History

Björn Bentlage
Oriental Institute of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
Arabic Literature and Islamic studies

Anna Bokov
The Cooper Union
Modern Architecture

Olga Bush
Vassar College
Islamic Art and Architecture

Simona Cerutti
École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales
Early Modern Europe, Social History

Rishad Choudhury
Oberlin College
South Asia; Indian Ocean

Dee Clayman
The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Richard Cockett
The Economist magazine
Modern Intellectual History

Khaled Fahmy
University of Cambridge
Modern Egyptian History

David Hancock
University of Michigan
Early Modern British Atlantic

Morten Hansen
Accademia di Danimarca
Early Modern Art

Carissa Harris
Temple University
Medieval British Literature

Áine Heneghan
University of Michigan
History of Music Theory

Karen Henson
Queens College and The Graduate Center, City University of New York

John Hopkins
New York University
Ancient Roman Art and Architecture

Jonathan Hsy
George Washington University
History of Disability


Eleanor Hubbard
Princeton University
Early Modern British History

Yanis Kalliontzis
Center of Hellenic Studies, Washington D.C.
Ancient Greek History and Epigraphy

Dimitri Kastritsis
University of St. Andrews
Ottoman History and Historiography

Samantha Kelly
Rutgers University
Ethiopian-European Relations to 1600

Gábor Kósa  
Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Chinese Religions

Xiaoqiao Ling
Arizona State University
Late Imperial Chinese Literature

Pamela O. Long
Independent Scholar
History of Science

Jonathan Loopstra
University of Northwestern, St. Paul
Syriac Studies, Late Antiquity, Bible

Valeria López-Fadul
Wesleyan University
Early Modern Spanish Empire

Georgia Mallouchou
Archaeological Society at Athens
Ancient Greek History and Epigraphy

Louise McReynolds
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Imperial Russia

Pernilla Myrne
University of Gothenburg
The Early Medieval Islamic World

Norihiro Naganawa
Hokkaido University
Russian and Eurasian History

Arnaud Orain
University of Paris 8 – Vincennes-Saint Denis
History of European Economic Thought

Julia Orell
University of British Columbia
Chinese Painting

Nahir Otano-Gracia
University of New Mexico
Global North Atlantic Studies

Michael Peachin
New York University
Roman Imperial History and Roman Law

Isabelle Poutrin
University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne
Early Modern Europe, Religious and Social History

Jessica Ratcliff
Cornell University
History of Science

Jonathan Sheehan
University of California, Berkeley
Early Modern Europe, Intellectual and Religious History

Francesco Torchiani
Università degli Studi di Pavia
Intellectual history, Jewish studies

Marijn van Putten
Leiden University
Quranic Studies

Constantine Vaporis
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Early Modern History of Japan

Nathan Vedal
Washington University in St. Louis
Chinese History

Alexandra Villing
British Museum
Classical Archaeology

Nicholas Watson
Harvard University
Religious Literature of Northern Europe

Shellen Wu
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Chinese History

Meng  Zhang
Loyola Marymount University
Economic & Environmental History of China

Jan Ziolkowski
Harvard University
Medieval Literature


Karina Urbach
University of London
Modern International Relations & Jewish Family History
(long-term Visitor)

David R. Wilton
English, Language and Literature
(long-term Visitor)

Aaron Butts ▲
The Catholic University of America
Early Eastern Christianity

Matthew Goodwin
University of Massachusetts
Comparative Literature

Angelos P. Matthaiou
Greek Epigraphic Society
Greek Epigraphy

Amanda Phillips
University of Virgina
Islamic Art and Material Culture