Nadia Al-Bagdadi Appointed Director of Institute for Advanced Study

Nadia Al-Bagdadi, professor in the Department of History, has been appointed director of the CEU Institute for Advanced Study (CEU IAS), effective August 1, 2015. With this appointment, Al-Bagdadi will take the helm of a very important academic initiative at CEU, bringing her vast academic and leadership experience to this role.
In her role,  Al-Bagdadi will follow Eva Fodor, founding director of IAS. Fodor managed to make IAS an outstanding venue for interdisciplinary research and a dynamic community of academics with rich opportunities to engage with each other, the CEU community, and beyond.