James Weinberger joined Princeton University Library in 1983 after five years as the Islamica Librarian at the University of California, Berkeley. He has a Bachelor of Arts and Ph.D. in Near Eastern Studies from the University of California, Berkeley. James's scholarly interests are Islamic history, Persian literature, Judeo-Arabic literature, and Islamic magic.
Departments and Programs Served:
Department and Program of Near Eastern Studies
Institute for Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa & Central Asia
Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf Studies