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Professor Robert Hillenbrand FBA

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About this Fellow

Islamic art, with particular reference to Iran and Syria; medieval architecture, book painting and iconography



Current post

  • Professor of Islamic Art History, University of St Andrews; Professor Emeritus, University of Edinburgh

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Islamic Art History, University of St Andrews, 2013

Other Africa, Asia and the Middle East Fellows

Professor Megan Vaughan

History, African Languages and Literature, Social History in Africa, Economic History in Africa, History of Medicine in Africa.

Professor Karin Barber

I am an anthropologist with a particular interest in popular culture, religion, and the verbal arts, both oral and written. Most of my research has been in the Yoruba-speaking area of Nigeria, and I am currently working on early Yoruba print culture.

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