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Research Assistant
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Dearborn, MI 48128

Biography and Education

Safa Riashi is a software engineering student and research assistant at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. In her current role as a research assistant at the Center for Arab American Studies, Safa will be working alongside Dr. Sally Howell on two projects. The first project will include enhancing features of the Building Islam in Detroit website. Building Islam in Detroit (BIID) is a research project that explores mosques in Detroit, and what make these spaces Muslim. The second project is called “Yemenis on the Great Lakes", and will document the journey of Yemeni Americans who have worked on the Great Lakes.


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