Michael Bishku

Professor

Michael Bishku

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of History, Anthropology and Philosophy

  • (706) 667-4462
  • AH E214

Education

  • Ph.D., History, General New York University, 1981

  • MA, History, General University of Florida, 1975

  • BA, History, General University of Florida, 1974

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding College Faculty Award Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, 2022

  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Research Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, 2022

  • Organizational Award American Council for the Study of Islamic Societies, 2014

  • Fulbright Scholar Fulbright Hayes, 2001

  • Presidential Award Association of Global South Studies (formerly Association of Third World Studies), 1995

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • HIST 3031

    Modern Middle East
  • HIST 2111

    United States to 1877
  • HIST 3030

    Muslim World to WWI

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Turkey and Ethiopia in Perspective: A History of Interactions and Interest Convergence, 2022
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) States and Sub-Saharan Africa, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Malaysia and the Muslim Middle East, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Nigeria and the Muslim Middle East, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • South Africa and the States of Mediterranean North Africa, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Research Committee 2008 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Search Committee for African-American Historian 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • Promotion and Tenure Committee 2013 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Pamplin College Faculty Council 2013 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Ad Hoc College Bylaws Committee 2012 - 2012

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Library Committee 2016 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • AAUP Chapter 2012 - 2014

Professional Service

  • Canada, Immigration and Refugee Board 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Oxford University Press Bibliographies Online for Islamic Studies 2008 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • USG Middle East Council 2007 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American Council for the Study of Islamic Societies 1994 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Journal of Global South Studies 1987 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member