The Law, Authority and Learning in Imami Shiite Islam (LAWALISI) project (Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter) is offering two postdoctoral fellowship positions, focussing on the late classical Period (from 15th to late 19th Century) in Shii legal thought and practice.
Deadline 30 September.
The job descriptions and further details are here:
The British Society for Middle Eastern Studies and the University of Leeds’ Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (AIMES) Department in the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies invite pr...
Hourly paid Tutor in Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies | University of Leeds
Are you an enthusiastic and highly motivated tutor? Do you have a passion for teaching Arabic and Islamic Middle Eastern Studies, with a focus on one or more of the following: modern history, politics of the Arab-Israeli conflict and/or Culture and Society in the Arab World? Would you like to join a dynamic team committed to delivering high quality teaching?
We are looking for one or more tutors to deliver modules contributing to our BA programmes in Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies.
Are you an enthusiastic and highly motivated tutor? Do you have a passion for teaching Arabic and Islamic Middle Eastern Studies, with a focus on one or more of the following: modern history, politics...
British Academy Global Professorships 2018 This new programme is supported under the UK Government’s National Productivity Investment Fund. It aims to demonstrate and further enhance the UK’s commitment to international research partnerships and collaboration as well as strengthen the UK’s research capacity and capability in the humanities and the social sciences.
Up to 10 Global Professorships each year will be offered during the course of the programme (which will run for three years in the first instance). Each award will provide funding for four years to an outstanding international researcher, not currently working in the United Kingdom, to bring their research experience to the UK. The purpose of the Global Professorships is to enable world-class scholars to further their individual research goals while strengthening the UK research base and advancing the research goals and strategies of their UK host universities. Each four-year appointment is intended to be a complete project in itself and is expected to involve a specific research focus, although the British Academy does not have a preferred model for the balance of time to be spent between research and teaching (which may vary over the course of the award and will depend on the UK host institution’s needs).
The British Academy is providing mid-career to senior scholars - active in any discipline within the social sciences and the humanities and based in any country overseas – with the opportunity to wo...