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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.
USC Department of Middle East Studies
The Department of Middle East Studies at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles invites applications for a one-year post-doctoral fellowship in Middle East Studies.
Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations
Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (AKU-ISMC) announces the first Aga Khan University Research Day, which will be held in the Aga Khan Centre, London, on 26 March 2020.
Department of Arabic Language and Literature, University of Haifa
The Department of Arabic Language and Literature at the University of Haifa, Israel, invites applications for a Lecturer (equivalent to Assistant Professor) position to begin October 2021, pending budgetary approval.
Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program - Indiana University
The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program at Indiana University invites applications for a Visiting Scholar for the 2020-2021 academic year.
Alwaleed Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown University
The Challenge of Pluralism in the 21st Century is hosted by Georgetown University's Alwaleed Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding. Featuring Keynote Speaker Prince Zeid bin Ra' ad al-Hussein of Jordan and four distinguished panelists.
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.
Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies, Royal Holloway University of London
The Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies at Royal Holloway University of London (CIWAS) is pleased to offer up to 10 postgraduate bursaries for its MA in Islamic & West Asian Studies programme.
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.
Modern Language Association
The MLA International Bibliography is accepting applications for three-year field-bibliography fellowships.
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.
Modernist Studies Association Conference
As part of the “Irreconcilable Differences? Modernism and Area Studies” panel stream at the Modernist Studies Association in Brooklyn, New York on October 22-25, 2020, Kaitlin Staudt is proposing and organizing a panel on Modernisms/modernities in the Middle East and invites paper submissions.
Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations - University of Chicago
The Humanities Collegiate Division and the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations of the University of Chicago invites applications for appointment as Instructional Professor (open rank) in modern Arabic.
Columbia Global Centers | Amman
In partnership with The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Columbia Global Centers | Amman is now accepting applications for the second cohort of the Fellowship Program for Emerging Displaced Scholars (starting in Jan 2021). Eligible candidates are scholars working in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who have been forcibly uprooted from their home countries and respective academic institutions.
Concordia Language Villages
Concordia Language Villages Language Training Center invites applications for Instructors of Arabic (Modern Standard, Levantine and/or Egyptian dialects) and/or Persian/Farsi for a series of intensive isolated immersion courses taking place during the 2019-20 academic year.