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Studying Islam, Muslim Societies, and Cultures

Supporting Research and Teaching in Islamic Studies at Stanford

To enrich Stanford students’ exposure to the study of Islam at all levels, we promote coursework, administer grants, and coordinate an undergraduate specialization as part of Global Studies minor.

Featured Courses

  • Yolacan, S.
Wednesday 10:30 AM - 1:20 PM
Why do people choose to invest their faith, intellect, and labor in the fate of a single individual…
  • Daniels, J.
Monday Wednesday 1:30 PM - 2:50 PM
This course studies one of the most pressing issues of our day--massive population displacements--…
  • Barakat, N.
Tuesday Thursday 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM
How are crises imagined, named, and categorized? How do economic crises intersect with pandemics,…
  • Awaad, R.
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 12:20 PM
What is the current U.S. socio-political climate like for Muslims? How is it affecting their mental…
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Islamic Studies Minor

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Research and Travel Grants