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Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Overview

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences provides courses in the fields of Arabic, communication, education, fine arts, history, philosophy, psychology, sociology, Islamic studies, and world civilization. With the Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, the AURAK curriculum provides a broad-based approach which develops linkages between the humanities and social sciences and a strong liberal arts general education.

Faculty & Staff

Dr. Alexandria Proff
Department Chair / Assistant Professor - Education
Building K 305
Ext: 8836
Email
Prof. Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim
President / Professor of Political Science
Building K 366
Ext: 8802
Email
Prof. Stephen Wilhite
Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Success / Provost / Professor - Psychology
Building H 301 F
Ext: 8700
Email
Prof. Hariclea Zengos 
Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences Professor of English QEP Coordinator
Building K-342
Ext: 8787
Email
Mr. Kevin Scott Konecny
Associate Provost for Student Affairs Instructor of Education
Building D-1st Flr.
Ext: 8860
Email
Dr. Mashhad Al-Allaf
Associate Professor - Islamic Studies and Philosophy
Building K 333
Ext: 8833
Email
Dr. Philipp Dorstewitz
Associate Professor – Philosophy
Building K 316
Ext: 8834
Email
Dr. Kutbettin Kilic
Assistant Professor - Middle East Studies
Building K 313
Ext: 8835
Email
Dr. Bryn Holmes
Director - Center for Learning Support Services, Advising. and e-Learning Programs / Associate Professor- Education
Building H 310
Ext: 8854
Email
Dr. Sharon Waller
Disability Services Coordinator / Assistant Professor – Education
Building K 330
Ext: 8852
Email
Dr. Suzana Zdravkovska
Associate Professor - Mass Communication (Digital Media)
Building K 306
Ext: 8838
Email
Dr. Sabir Haque
Assistant Professor - Mass Communication
Building K 320
Ext: 8795
Email
Ms. Hanan Elsayed
Instructor - Mass Communications,
Building K 322
Ext: 8840
Email
Dr. Khaledah Al Mansoori
Assistant Professor - Linguistics, Coordinator of Academic Recovery and Community-Oriented Student Life Activities
Building K 325
Ext: 8824
Email
Mr. Shadi Al Shidrawi
Writing Center Coordinator Instructor - English
Building K 328
Ext: 8828
Email
Ms. Gulbahor Amirova
Instructor - English
Building K323
Ext: 8829
Email
Dr. Dina Antar
Assistant Professor -Arabic
Building K 331
Ext: 8797
Email
Mrs. Melissa Ann Winter
Manager, Department of Student Life, Adjunct Instructor of Education
Building D - 1st Flr.
Ext: 8861
Email
Mr. Mardy Dizon
Adjunct Instructor - Psychology Counselor
Counseling Office, Building D - 1st Flr.
Ext: 8821
Email
Mr. Eesa Latif
Adjunct English instructor
Building K-338
Ext: 8873
Email
Ms. Aisha Abo Rebea
Administrative Assistant - Department of Humanities and Social Science
Building K 308
Ext: 8831
Email

Overview

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences provides courses in the fields of Arabic, communication, education, fine arts, history, philosophy, psychology, sociology, Islamic studies, and world civilization. With the Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, the AURAK curriculum provides a broad-based approach which develops linkages between the humanities and social sciences and a strong liberal arts general education.

Faculty & Staff

Dr. Alexandria Proff
Department Chair / Assistant Professor - Education
Building K 305
Ext: 8836
Email
Prof. Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim
President / Professor of Political Science
Building K 366
Ext: 8802
Email
Prof. Stephen Wilhite
Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Success / Provost / Professor - Psychology
Building H 301 F
Ext: 8700
Email
Prof. Hariclea Zengos 
Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences Professor of English QEP Coordinator
Building K-342
Ext: 8787
Email
Mr. Kevin Scott Konecny
Associate Provost for Student Affairs Instructor of Education
Building D-1st Flr.
Ext: 8860
Email
Dr. Mashhad Al-Allaf
Associate Professor - Islamic Studies and Philosophy
Building K 333
Ext: 8833
Email
Dr. Philipp Dorstewitz
Associate Professor – Philosophy
Building K 316
Ext: 8834
Email
Dr. Kutbettin Kilic
Assistant Professor - Middle East Studies
Building K 313
Ext: 8835
Email
Dr. Bryn Holmes
Director - Center for Learning Support Services, Advising. and e-Learning Programs / Associate Professor- Education
Building H 310
Ext: 8854
Email
Dr. Sharon Waller
Disability Services Coordinator / Assistant Professor – Education
Building K 330
Ext: 8852
Email
Dr. Suzana Zdravkovska
Associate Professor - Mass Communication (Digital Media)
Building K 306
Ext: 8838
Email
Dr. Sabir Haque
Assistant Professor - Mass Communication
Building K 320
Ext: 8795
Email
Ms. Hanan Elsayed
Instructor - Mass Communications,
Building K 322
Ext: 8840
Email
Dr. Khaledah Al Mansoori
Assistant Professor - Linguistics, Coordinator of Academic Recovery and Community-Oriented Student Life Activities
Building K 325
Ext: 8824
Email
Mr. Shadi Al Shidrawi
Writing Center Coordinator Instructor - English
Building K 328
Ext: 8828
Email
Ms. Gulbahor Amirova
Instructor - English
Building K323
Ext: 8829
Email
Dr. Dina Antar
Assistant Professor -Arabic
Building K 331
Ext: 8797
Email
Mrs. Melissa Ann Winter
Manager, Department of Student Life, Adjunct Instructor of Education
Building D - 1st Flr.
Ext: 8861
Email
Mr. Mardy Dizon
Adjunct Instructor - Psychology Counselor
Counseling Office, Building D - 1st Flr.
Ext: 8821
Email
Mr. Eesa Latif
Adjunct English instructor
Building K-338
Ext: 8873
Email
Ms. Aisha Abo Rebea
Administrative Assistant - Department of Humanities and Social Science
Building K 308
Ext: 8831
Email
Last updated: Mar 30, 2021 @ 11:47 pm

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