Dr. Christopher Brown is the Director of the International Office at University College Cork. He was previously the Director of the International Programs at Zayed University. In this capacity, he has responsibility for international partnerships, institutes, and initiatives. Dr. Brown has worked in Abu Dhabi as a scholar and administrator since 2000. His publications include three books on the UAE and The Encyclopedia of Travel Literature, as well as chapters and articles on Nineteenth-century European art and literature, identity in the Arabian Gulf, architecture of the Gulf, and literary canon formation. He has previously held academic and commercial positions in the USA, Europe, and the near-east.
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