Officers & Staff


Thomas Barfield, President
Professor of Anthropology, Boston University

Margaret Mills, Vice President
Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Ohio State University

Shah Mahmoud Hanifi, Treasurer
Associate Professor of Middle Eastern and South Asian History, James Madison University


Executive Committee

John Mock
Lecturer in Hindi and Urdu, University of California – Santa Cruz

Senzil Nawid
Research Scholar, Southwest Institute for Research on Women, University of Arizona

Robert Nichols
Professor of History, The Richard Stockton College of NJ


Executive Staff

Rohullah Amin
Kabul Director and Senior Research Fellow

Mikaela Ringquist
U.S. Administrative Director