Historians at SFS-Q

Seven historians work at Georgetown University's campus of the School of Foreign Service in Qatar. They research and teach a across a variety of geographic and thematic specialties, often with a focus on global, transnational, and/or comparative history, the hallmarks of the BSFS major in International History.


Abdullah Al-Arian
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Georgetown University, 2011
Middle East

Edward J. Kolla
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. The Johns Hopkins University, 2010

Phoebe Musandu
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles

Max Oidtmann
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Harvard University, 2014
East and Central Asia

M. Reza Pirbhai
Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Toronto, 2004
South Asian and World

Amira Sonbol
Ph.D. Georgetown University, 1981
Middle East

Karine Walther
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Columbia University, 2008
United States