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Assistant/Associate Professor in International Development
Tulane University, New Orleans
Deadline: 29/10/2017 23:50
We seek candidates from comparative politics, international relations, or public policy with a research focus on developing areas. Applicants should demonstrate a strong research capability, a commitment to effective teaching, and have a PhD in hand by July 1, 2018.
Post-doctoral Research Fellow for ERC Project on Contemporary Shii Islam
University of Birmingham
Deadline: 27/10/2017 17:00
This interdisciplinary project investigates the transformation of Shii Islam in the Middle East and Europe since the 1950s. The project begins in January 2018 and will in the course of its five-year duration include four post-doctoral researchers and three PhD students.
Three Post-Doc Positions in the Project "The Origin and Early Development of Philosophy in Tenth-Century al-Andalus: The Impact of Ill-Defined Materials and Channels of Transmission"
Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Deadline: 10/11/2017 17:00
The positions of three years each (to start from 2 January 2018) are offered in relation with the following sub-projects: 1) the Ikhw?n al-?af?’, 2) Ibn Wa?shiyya and the Nabatean Corpus; 3) Ibn Masarra. Qualifications: PhD in Islamic Studies, in Middle Eastern Studies, or related fields; excellent command of Classical Arabic (ancient Greek, Latin and in particular Hebrew is considered an advantage); etc.
Assistant Professor in Politics and Islam
Durham University
Deadline: 03/11/2017 12:00
SGIA seeks to appoint an exceptional scholar as an Assistant Professor with research teaching interests in Politics and Islam. Applicants’ research should focus on the contemporary interaction between politics and Islam and how this contributes to dynamics in the domestic politics of at least one of the principal Muslim-majority states, and/or the role of major Islamic non-governmental actors, and/or the international relations of the MENA region, South Asia or South East Asia.
Tenure-Track Professor of Arabic (Assistant or Associate Professor)
San Diego State University, CA
Deadline: 29/10/2017 23:50
The candidate is expected to have superior language proficiency in Modern Standard Arabic and native or near-native proficiency in at least one Arabic dialect. A Ph.D. in Linguistics, Arabic Studies, Middle Eastern Studies or a related field should be in-hand at the start of the appointment.
Lecturer in Contemporary Islam & the Middle East
University of Edinburgh, Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies
Deadline: 13/11/2017 17:00
The University of Edinburgh seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Contemporary Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, based in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (IMES) ( and teaching within IMES. The lecturer will provide teaching and dissertation supervision at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and will commence on 3rd January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will have expertise in the study of the Islamic world and political Islam in the Middle East.
Assistant Professor in Honors & Justice Studies/Global Studies
Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah
Deadline: 25/10/2017 09:00
Applications are invited from scholars with expertise in several fields, including critical studies of justice and global affairs with an emphasis on gender and the Global South; social, environmental, and global justice, including the fields of eco-feminism, social ecology, environmental justice, climate justice etc
Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Medieval History (Including Mediterranean World, Christian-Muslim Relations)
University of North Texas
Deadline: 29/10/2017 23:50
The committee is interested in candidates who complement faculty strengths in military history, law, religious history, food studies, and our department's new "Body, Place, Identity" concentration. A secondary teaching field in Renaissance or Reformation is desirable.
Assistant Professor for Late Antique or Medieval History (Focus on Mediterranean, and/or Near Eastern History, ca. 200 ? 1400 CE)
Stony Brook University, New York
Deadline: 01/12/2017 17:00
Candidates should contribute to one or more of our graduate program thematic clusters: Global connections, empire, capitalism; Health, science, environment; Race, citizenship, migration; Religion, gender, cultural identity; States, nations, political cultures.
Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies (tenure-track)
Emory University, GA
Deadline: 27/10/2017 17:00
Qualifications: PhD in Arabic Studies or related field; native or near native proficiency in Modern Standard Arabic as well as fluency in one or more dialects; documented excellence in teaching Arabic language, literature, and culture at the undergraduate level.