Instructor or Lecturer, Middle Eastern History

Bryn Mawr College
Program in Middle Eastern Studies and Department of History
Instructor or Lecturer

The Program in Middle Eastern Studies and the Department of History at Bryn Mawr College jointly seek an Instructor (or Lecturer) to teach the undergraduate lecture course “Introduction to Middle Eastern History” in the fall 2018 semester. Applicants with expertise in any regional, temporal, or thematic subfield of Middle Eastern History are welcome to apply. The successful candidate will provide a chronologically broad introductory survey from the medieval to the modern era (focusing on the eighteenth century to the present). PhD preferred, but advanced ABD will be considered. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; review of applications will begin April 23, 2018. Please send a letter of interest, CV, and, if available, a sample syllabus and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to to the Search Committee via Interfolio at:

Located in metropolitan Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr has a student body of 1,300 undergraduates, as well as 350 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. We are a diverse and international community of faculty, students and staff who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. The College supports faculty excellence in both research and teaching and is committed to social justice and inclusion in the classroom and in the community at large. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.


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