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Postdoctoral Scholar - Teaching Fellow in the Department of Middle East Studies

University of Southern California

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 Arabic. Researchers with training in Arabic literature and culture are encouraged to apply. This fellowship is renewable for a second year, contingent upon administrative approval.

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Assistant Professor of Modern Middle Eastern and North African History

Indiana University

The Department of Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures (MELC) in the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies (HLS) at Indiana University, Bloomington invites applications for a tenure-track position in the modern (post-1750) social and/or political history of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA region) at the rank of assistant professor, to begin in August 2025.

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Academic Director - Tunisia

School for International Training

School for International Training (SIT) invites applications for the position of Academic Director (appointment at relevant rank) of its semester-long program located in Tunis, Tunisia in the theme of Politics and Religious Integration in the Mediterranean. SIT is an accredited institution of higher education with a campus located in Vermont, USA. The program follows the SIT semester program model, with two semesters per year that coincide with the fall and spring semester calendar at US universities. 

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Curator - Islamic Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Met is seeking an established and experienced scholar in the art and architecture of the Islamic world between 650-1250 C.E., with a good knowledge of Arabic as a language and of historical, literary, and documentary sources in Arabic, as well as a broad view of Arabic-speaking cultures and networks of exchange that includes the Western Mediterranean, parts of Africa and the wider Indian Ocean throughout history to the present.

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