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Giuseppe Cecere

Associate Professor

Department of History and Cultures

Academic discipline: L-OR/12 Arabic Language and Literature

Short Bio

Giuseppe Cecere is Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature at the University of Bologna. He holds a Ph.D. in Near Eastern Studies (History and Philology) from the University of Florence (2007). He spent almost twelve years in Egypt (2002-2014) and  he was Fellow Researcher in Arabic and Islamic Studies at the IFAO (Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale) in Cairo from 2009 to 2014. He was Visiting Professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Israel in 2013-2014. In the same time, he has taught courses of Arabic Language and Literature in several Italian universities (Pisa, Rome La Sapienza, Bologna-Ravenna). His researches focus on Sufi “presence” in the multicultural and multi-religious context of the Egyptian society, mainly in Mamluk times Go to the Curriculum vitae


+39 051 20 9 8473

Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà
Piazza San Giovanni in Monte 2, Bologna - Go to map

Office hours

In the second half of July 2018,

the Teacher will meet Students, by appointment, only on individual demand.


The Teacher will resume meeting Students on a regular basis

from September, 12th, 2018, onwards

in the Section of Anthropological, Religious and Oriental Studies, 

at 33 ZAMBONI Street, 

preferrably in the following hours:

Wedensday,  11:15 a.m. to 01:00 p.m.


For appointments on different hours/days,

Students are kindly invited to contact the Teacher.