Assistant Professor-Tenure System

Assistant Professor-Tenure System

The Department of Religious Studies at Michigan State University is hiring a tenure-stream Assistant Professor in the position of Contemporary Islam. We seek a scholar with preferred subspecialties in any of the following: Islam & racial identity; Islam & gender/sexuality; Islam in the US; Islam & Migration; Transnational Islam; Islamic Thought; Qur’anic Hermeneutics; Islam & new technologies; Digital Islam; & Islam and non-profit leadership.

This position will be in the Department of Religious Studies (100%) in the College of Arts and Letters (CAL). It is a full-time, academic year (9 month) appointment, beginning August 16, 2024. The duty period runs from August 16 through May 15 of each year. The successful candidate will be expected to engage in professional activities under the broad headings of Research, Teaching, and Service.

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