IRIS Research Centers

Find out more about the work on gender, natural resources, and archaeolgy taking place at AUIS under the aegis of the Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS). 

Visit the IRIS website to find out more about their research projects and fellowship opportunities. 

Creating partnerships among academics, policymakers, civil society and industry in Iraq and KRG to engage in constructive discussion on energy sector, stability and economic development.
The Center for Gender and Development Studies (CGDS) at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) comprises two interacting levels: academic research and community development.
The Center promotes training, discussion, and dissemination of knowledge about archaeology and cultural heritage in Iraq and the Kurdistan region.