Our New Offices

Welcome Dr. Benstead

We are pleased to announce several upcoming changes for MESC! First we would like to formally announce and welcome Dr. Lindsay Benstead as the Interim Director of the Middle East Studies Center. Dr. Benstead brings to MESC her strong background of research, publication, curriculum, and advocacy rooted in the Middle East. As an Associate Professor of Political Science as Portland State, we welcome her expertise, vision, and passion to the Center and are excited for the upcoming year. Welcome!

Our New Location

We are settled into the Karl Miller Center, up on the 6th floor in the Office of International Affairs. We are thrilled for making this new space our home. We encourage you to contact us with your questions or to be added to our mailing list. We are now located at:

Karl Miller Center

615 SW Harrison, Room 660R

Portland, OR 97201