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Gevork M. Avedissian Professorship of Armenian History and Civilization

Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies

The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies at Columbia University invites applications for a position in Armenian Studies, at the rank of associate or full professor. The department will review applications starting December 7, 2019 and will continue to accept them until the position is filled.

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Council on Middle East Studies at The MacMillan Center, Yale University

Yale Council on Middle East Studies

The Council on Middle East Studies (CMES) at the MacMillan Center invites applications for two post-doctoral positions at Yale University for the 2020-2021 academic year. We will begin accepting applications immediately with review beginning February 1, 2020 and continuing until the selections are final.

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Tenure-Track Instructor in Arabic Language and Culture

University of British Columbia, Department of Asian Studies

The Department of Asian Studies, at The University of British Columbia, Vancouver campus seeks to make a full-time appointment in the field of Arabic Language and Culture at the rank of Instructor, tenure-track, with responsibility for teaching courses and developing curriculum in Arabic language and culture. Deadlline: November 28, 2019

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Tenure-Track Instructor in Persian Language and Culture

University of British Columbia, Department of Asian Studies

The Department of Asian Studies, at The University of British Columbia, Vancouver campus seeks to make a full-time appointment in the field of Persian Language and Culture at the rank of Instructor, tenure-track, with responsibility for teaching courses and developing curriculum in Persian language and culture. Deadline: December 18, 2019

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SERMEISS Article or Chapter Award for 2020

Southeast Regional Middle East and Islamic Studies Society (SERMEISS)

SERMEISS is pleased to announce its second annual academic article or book chapter prize for 2020 to recognize outstanding scholarship in Middle Eastern or Islamic studies published as a peer-reviewed article or edited volume book chapter from any academic discipline in the social sciences or humanities from any time period). Deadline: March 1, 2020

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2020 SERMEISS Book Award

Southeast Regional Middle East and Islamic Studies Society (SERMEISS)

SERMEISS is pleased to announce its academic book prize for 2020 to recognize outstanding scholarship in Middle Eastern or Islamic studies in any academic discipline in the social sciences or humanities from any time period. Deadline: March 1, 2020

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POLS International Relations(116833)

The American University in Cairo

The Department of Political Science invites applications for a position in International Relations starting Fall 2020. The position is on a fixed-term contract (four years) and open to candidates at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels. Priority will be given to applications received by November 30, 2019.

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Visiting Assistant Professor - History

Skidmore College

Middle East and/or African History. Skidmore College’s Department of History invites applications for a full-time, one-year faculty position in the history of the Middle East and/or Africa for academic year 2020-2021. Review of applications will begin in December 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

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Call for Panel Proposal: The 2nd International conference on ‘Society and Culture in the Muslim World’

Allameh Tabataba'i University

It is Allameh Tabataba'i University's (the largest public university specialized in humanities and social sciences in Iran) pleasure to inform you that it will hold the second international conference on “Society and Culture in the Muslim World” (http://scmwconf.atu.ac.ir)  on 30-31 May 2020 in Tehran. Deadline for Submission of panel proposals is 2019-11-20.

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