School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies

The School is a multi-disciplinary unit focusing on the region extending from Morocco to Afghanistan which includes the Arab world, Iran, Israel and Turkey. It provides language courses in Arabic, Persian, and Turkish, and undergraduate and graduate studies in culture, history, religion, politics and conflict.


College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Phone Number

Primary Address

United States

Mailing Address

PO Box 210158
Tucson, AZ 85721-0158
United States

Associated Units


Dr. Benjamin Fortna

Administrative Contact

Eldon Vita