Sinan Al Shabibi
Dr. Sinan Al-Shabibi (Arabic: الدكتور سنان الشبيبي‎) is an Iraqi economist who served as the governor of the Central Bank of Iraq from September 2003 to October 2012.
Born in Baghdad on...
Yasmeen Hanoosh
Yasmeen Hanoosh is an Iraqi academic and translator from Iraq. She was born in Basra in 1978. She moved to the United States in 1995, subsequently obtaining a BA, MA and PhD (in Middle Eastern Studies...
Alaa Abdessaheb al-Alwan
Ala Abdessaheb al-Alwan (born 1949) was Minister of Education in the cabinet appointed by the Interim Iraq Governing Council in September 2003, and Minister of Health in the Iraqi Interim Government. ...
Taha Baqir
Taha Baqir (Arabic: طه باقر‎ Taha Baqir) (born 1912 in Babylon, Iraq – 28 February 1984) was an Iraqi archaeologist, author, cuneiformist, linguist, historian, and former curator of the Nati...
Zainab Bahrani
Zainab Bahrani (Arabic: زينب البحرانى ‎) (born 1962) is an Iraqi professor of Ancient Near Eastern Art and Archaeology at Columbia University.
A native of Baghdad, Iraq, she was educated...
Abdul Sattar Jawad
Abdul Sattar Jawad عبدالستار جواد(born April 10, 1943) is an Iraqi born Professor of Comparative Literature and Middle Eastern Studies at Duke University. He was a Barksdale Fellow at the [University ...
Wissam S. al-Hashimi
Dr Wissam S. al-Hashimi was an Iraqi geologist born in Baghdad. In 2001 he was elected president of the Geological Society of Iraq and was president of the Union of Arab Geologists. From 1996 to 2002...
Eliahu I. Jury
Eliahu Ibraham Jury (born May 23, 1923) is an American engineer, born in Baghdad, Iraq. He received his Doctor of Engineering Science degree from Columbia University of New York in 1953. He was profes...
Kanan Makiya
Kanan Makiya (born 1949) is an Iraqi academic, who gained British nationality in 1982. He is the Sylvia K. Hassenfeld Professor of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at Brandeis University. Although h...
M.T. Mehdi
Mohammed (sometimes spelled "Mohammad") Taki Mehdi, commonly M.T. Mehdi (January 6, 1928 - February 23, 1998) was an Iraqi-American based in New York. He was highly visible in media circles for being ...
Majid Khadduri
Majid Khadduri (Arabic: مجيد خدوري) (September 27, 1909 – January 25, 2007) was an Iraqi–born academic. He was founder of the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies Middle East S...
Amal Al Khedairy
Amal Al Khedairy (born 1928) is an Iraqi academic, lecturer, scholar, art historian and founder and director of the cultural centre "Al Beit Al Iraqi" ("The Iraqi House") in Baghdad. The centre would ...
Isam al Khafaji
Isam al Khafaji (born 25 November 1950, Baghdad) is a prominent Iraqi political economist, historian and left wing intellectual, with an established reputation in the Arab world.
He holds two PhD...
Donny George Youkhanna
Donny George Youkhanna (Arabic: دوني جورج, Syriac: ܕܘܢܝ ܓܘܪܓ ܝܘܚܢܢ) (October 23, 1950 – March 11, 2011) was an Iraqi Assyrian archaeologist, anthropologist, author, curator, and scholar, and...
Ahmad Shawkat
Ahmad Shawkat (Arabic: أحمد شوكت‎) was an Iraqi journalist shot to death outside his media office in Mosul, on 28 October 2003, following a series of death threats.Prior to his journalism, ...
Mohammed Munim al-Izmerly
Prof. Dr. Mohammed Munim al-Izmerly was an Iraqi chemistry professor who allegedly experimented with poisons on prisoners while Saddam Hussein was president of Iraq and died while in US custody in ear...