Sociology, Egyptology and Anthropology
The department aims to provide quality education to students from Egypt and around the world. It strives to engage in scholarly research and publications relevant to the department’s disciplines and to Egypt, the Arab world and beyond. It also seeks to provide appropriate community service, participation in development programs and activities and efforts toward cultural heritage preservation.
Grounded in the traditions of the liberal arts and sciences, the department is confident that its courses contribute to the development of critical thinking, reflect the changing conditions of the world, foster a global perspective and respect for human diversity, enhance a holistic understanding of peoples and their societies and cultures and assist in the development of socially-aware and culturally-sensitive citizens.