2015 US Fellows


Jon Caleb Howard, Near Eastern Studies, Johns Hopkins University

“The Mechanics of Scribal Production of Neo-Assyrian Royal Inscriptions"


Clarence Moore, Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison

“Tribal Alliance Behavior in Iraq"


Elizabeth Rauh, History of Art, University of Michigan

“Weapons of Creation: Art Practice and Production in the Contemporary Middle East"


Alissa Joy Walter, History, Georgetown University

Ba'thist Baghdad: A History of Non-Elite City Life under Authoritarianism, Wars, and Sanctions"

These fellowships are funded by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs through a sub-grant from the Council of American Overseas Research Centers.