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Sheffield, Daniel

Assistant Professor in Near Eastern Studies, Near Eastern Studies
Princeton University


DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
Islamic Studies   
Colonialism   
13th-18th Centuries   
Translation   
History of Religion   
Persian   
South Asian Studies   
Iranian Studies   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Iran   
India   
SPECIALTIES
Timurid, Safavid, and Mughal Intellectual History   
History of Zoroastrianism in Iran and India   
Minority religious communities in Iranian history   
LANGUAGES
Persian (Fluent)   
Pahlavi (Advanced)   
Avestan (Advanced)   
Gujarati (Advanced)   
Sanskrit (Intermediate)   
French (Advanced)   
Italian (Intermediate)   
German (Intermediate)   
Kurmanji (Intermediate)   
Arabic (Intermediate)   
EDUCATION
PhD2012Near Eastern Languages and CivilizationsHarvard University
BA2004Anthropology & Near Eastern Languages and CiviHarvard University
MA2004Near Eastern Languages and CivilizationsHarvard University

Daniel Sheffield






110 Jones Hall
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
08544
United States