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Emory University - U.S.
Jeremy Farrell is a doctoral candidate in the Islamic Civilizations Studies program at Emory University; he holds an MA in Arabic Language & Literature (UCLA), and was a 2011-12 Fellow at the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) in Cairo, Egypt. His research focuses on modeling the longitudinal formation of historical religious communities, using the emergence of Sufism in 9th century Iraq as a test case. While at SFI, he hopes to avoid altitude sickness.