Professor of Cultural Studies
American University of Beirut
Tel:00961-1-350000 , Ext: 4032
Areas of Research:
History and historiography in 18th and 19th Century Bilad al Sham.
Christian Arabic Studies.
Christian Muslim Relations in Bilad al Sham under Ottoman Rule.
History of Lebanon.
Ph. D. Universite St. Joseph, Beirut 1998.
Field of Study: Historiography in Bilad al Sham in the Eighteenth Century.
Supervisor: Professor Father Louis Pouzet.
M A. American University of Beirut 1983 (History).
Supervisor: Professor Tarif Khalidi.
Graduate Studies: Boston College, USA( History and Political Science).
B.A. College of Holy Names.
Oakland –California, U.S.A. 1967 (History)
Undergraduate Studies: University of Fribourg, Switzerland(Philosophy and History).