Dr. Robert Sitton's biography, Lady in the Dark: Iris Barry and the Art of Film was published by Columbia University Press in April 2014.
Department of Culture & Media
Ph.D. in Geography, University of Oregon
Iranian Culture and Society Through Film
Islam and Society
Geosystems: Understanding Our Living Planet
Population and Global Resources
U.S./Middle East Relations
Modernization to Globalization
The Middle East through Film
Minorities in the U.S.
Masoud Kheirabadi's teaching and research focuses on the problems and issues of development in developing countries. He has written several books and numerous articles about Islam and Middle Eastern topics. His books include Iranian Cities: Formation and Development Iran (Modern World Nations), and Sri Satya Sai Baba (Spiritual Leaders and Thinkers).