PETER VON SIVERS

Curriculum Vitae

PETER VON SIVERS portrait
  • Associate Professor, History

Service

Professional Service

  • In├órah: Institute for Research on Early Islamic History and the Koran. Role: member. Board of Directors: major policiy decisions, auditing of financial records. 03/15/2012 - present

Internal Service

  • Career Development Committee. member, 07/01/2016 - present. College service.
  • Chair, Teaching Committee. Coordinate, 07/01/2014 - present. Department service.
  • Member, Advisory Board, University of Utah Press; meetings twice per semester. Read and approve/reject manuscripts submitted to the press, 09/01/2013 - present. University service.
  • Member, Religious Studies Program. participation in program development, 07/01/2013 - present. College service.
  • Marion-Farouk Sluglett Undergraduate and Graduate Paper Prize in Middle Eastern Studies. Chair, selection committee, 07/01/1995 - present. College service.

Community Partnership

  • Salt Lake Center for Science Education (high school in Rose Park), 1 hour of sequential presentations to small student groups (ca. 5 each), on a topic in World History (The Significance of Nicolaus Copernicus as a geographer and astronomer). 09/03/2014 - present