Benjamin Geer

Benjamin Geer develops software at the Digital Humanities Lab at the University of Basel. He earned a PhD in Middle East Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London. He conducts sociological and historical research and is a non-resident scholar at the Middle East Institute at the National University of Singapore. In recent years he’s taught Arabic at the University of Tübingen and served as visiting assistant professor and associate director of the Middle East Studies Center at the American University in Cairo.