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Program Manager, MESA Global Academy

Middle East Studies Association

The Middle East Studies Association is seeking a part-time Washington, DC-based Program Manager to implement MESA’s Global Academy, a new interdisciplinary initiative to sustain essential research collaborations and knowledge production between MENA-based scholars and their counterparts outside the region.

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Lecturer in the Middle East and North Africa

UF-Bob Graham Center/International Studies

The International Studies Program at the University of Florida, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track appointment at the rank of Lecturer in the Middle East and North Africa with a preferred primary area of specialization in global health, governance, civil society, or development, broadly defined beginning August 16, 2020.

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Arabic Content Specialist

Bowdoin College

The Middle Eastern and North African Studies (MENA) program at Bowdoin College seeks to hire an Arabic content specialist to serve as a key leader in the development of an online library of digital resources for students studying Arabic at different levels.

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Lector, Arabic Language

Yale University

The Department of Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations at Yale University invites applicants for a full-time teaching position of Lector of Modern Standard Arabic to begin July 2020. The appointment is for up to three years, with possibility of renewal.

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TFCHR announces a study of visa and denial of entry issues

MESA's Task Force on Civil and Human Rights notes with concern the increasing denial of entry to students, particularly from Iran, with valid visas, as well as reports of deportations and interrogations. MESA has initiated a study of the issues of visa cancelation, border denials, and deportations of students and faculty from the Middle East and North Africa. We are seeking information to better document the challenges faced by those seeking to travel from the MENA region to the US for academic purposes. Please contact visaRA@mesana.org if you would like to provide information regarding these issues.

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