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Joshua M. Landis

Joshua M. Landis is Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Middle East Studies at the University of Oklahoma. He is a member of the Department of International and Area Studies in the College of International Studies. He is also the President of the Syrian Studies Association.

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University of Oklahoma
729 Elm Ave., Hester Hall 116
Norman, OK 73019
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  • Princeton University (Ph.D., 1997: Near East Studies)
  • Harvard University (M.A., 1984: Center for Mid East St.)
  • Swarthmore College (B.A., 1979: Eur. Hist. and French Lit.)


  • University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma (1999-
  • Princeton University, New Jersey (1997-99)
  • Wake Forest University, North Carolina (1994-97)
  • Sarah Lawrence College, New York (1991-94)
  • International College, Beirut (1989-91)