Hasan Karatas  portrait

Hasan Karatas

Assistant Professor
Degree
Ph.D., Near Eastern Studies, University of California at Berkeley, 2011
Office
JRC 409
Phone
(651) 962-5732
Fax
651-962-5741
Mail
JRC 432
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Dr. Karatas completed his doctoral degree in Near Eastern Studies from the University of California at Berkeley. His research areas include urban historiography in the Late Ottoman and Early Republican Turkey, urban history in the early modern Islamic world, and the social history of Islamic Mysticism.  In addition, Dr. Karatas taught part-time at New York and Sabanci Universities including courses in Ottoman Turkish language, the history of Modern Turkey, and religion and politics in the early modern Middle East.