PhD, 1998, University of Toronto
- World History to Circa 1600 C.E.
- Survey of Middle Eastern History from 600-1914
- History of the Middle East Since 1914
- Women in Islam
- History and Archaeology of the Middle East
- Jordan Archaeology Study Away Program
- Proseminar in the Middle East
- Seminar in the Middle East
Research and professional interests
- History of medieval Islam
- Mamluk Jordan
- Islamic archaeology in Jordan, Egypt and Yemen
- Crusader world – Cyprus
- Medieval Middle Eastern environmental history
Awards and honors
- National Endowment Senior Fellowships. 2000 and 2010.
- National Endowment Summer Fellowship. 2004.
- Fulbright-Hayes Pre-doctoral Fellowship. 1994-1995.