Acknowledgements



Lead Investigator:

  • Farès el-Dahdah, Professor of Art History, Rice University

Cartographer:

  • David Heyman, Managing Director, Axis Maps

Specialists:

Technical Consultants:

  • Jean Aroom, GIS Support Specialist, GIS/Data Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
  • Monica Rivero, Digital Curation Coordinator, Fondren Library, Rice University

Collaborators:

  • Elvan Cobb, Assistant Professor of History, Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Sibel Zandi-Sayek, Associate Professor of Art History, William & Mary
  • Pinar Emiralioğlu, Associate Professor of History, Sam Houston University

Former Project Manager:

  • Laura Richardson, Spatial Humanities Project Manager Fellow, Rice University

Partners:

  • New Levant Foundation

Advisors:

  • Abdel Razzaq Takriti, Professor of History, University of Houston
  • Ussama Makdisi, Professor of History, Rice University
  • Cihan Yuksel Muslu, Associate Professor of History, University of Houston
  • Emran El-Badawi, Professor of Modern and Classical Languages, University of Houston
  • Nathan Citino, Professor of History, Rice University
  • Paula Sanders, Professor of History, Rice University

Special Thanks:

  • Rania Daniel

levantCarta/Beirut

Collaborators:

  • Howayda Al-Harithy Professor of Architecture and Design, American University of Beirut
  • Mona Fawaz Professor of Architecture and Design, American University of Beirut

Specialist:

  • Chaza Jazzar GIS Data Development Manager, American University of Beirut

Research Assistant:

  • Leyla Hussein, American University of Beirut

Contributors:

  • Antoine Atallah Architect/Urbanist, Richez Associés [levantCarta/Beirut]

Former Project Manager:

  • Mark Bebawi, PhD Candidate, History Department, Rice University

Avisors:

  • George Arbid Director, Arab Center for Architecture
  • Daria Daniel Board Member, New Levant Initiative
  • Eric Verdeil Professor of Geography and Urban Studies, CERI – Sciences Po Paris
  • Amelie Beyhum Managing Editor, Berytus Archaeological Studies, American University of Beirut
  • Nadim Shehadi Director, Fares Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies, Tufts University
  • Hélène Sader Professor, Department of History and Archaeology, American University of Beirut
  • Ussama Makdisi Professor of History, Rice University
  • Jens Hanssen Associate Professor of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean History, University of Toronto
  • Hashim Sarkis Dean, School of Architecture and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Claude Doumet Serhal Director, Sidon excavation, Special Assistant, British Museum
  • Joumana Ghandour Atallah Principal, GA Architecture & Urban Design