Ruma N. Salhi, Ph.D., Professor of History

NVCC Annandale


Dr. Ruma N. Salhi is  Professor of History at NVCC Annandale.  She teaches Western Civilization (History 101 and 102), Ancient History (History 253, 254), History of England and Early Russian History (History 241).  She is also a Faculty Advisor for Global Studies and the Study Abroad Program for the Annandale Campus.


  • BA, History, The University of California Los Angeles
  • MA, History, The University of Chicago
  • Ph.D., History, The University of Chicago

Courses Taught

History 101: Western Civilization to 1648
History 102: Western Civilization 1648 to the present
History 111, 112: World History
History 251: History of Russia I
History 253: History of the Middle East I
History 243: Ancient History