Nicholas Roberts

Nicholas Roberts

Email: nrobert1@nd.edu

Education

B.A. History, Music Performance, Syracuse University 2010

M.A. in Global, International, and Comparative History, Georgetown University, 2014 

Year Matriculated into Graduate Program

2016

Graduate Field

Interest/Specialization

Modern Islamic thought, global history, the state, theory

Dissertation and Advisor

Advisor: Ebrahim Moosa

My dissertation, Forging the Sultanate: State Making in Oman and the Crucible of Global Modernity, is a history of state building in Oman focusing especially on Ibadi political theology and global networks of the Indian Ocean basin.