Turkish Flagship Language Initiative Solicitation

    The Institute of International Education

    The Institute of International Education (IIE) invites applications for the development of the Turkish Flagship Language Initiative (TURFLI). The successful proposal will demonstrate capacity to provide domestic intensive summer language instruction, followed by fall overseas language instruction, in Turkish at a variety of levels. Deadline: August 15, 2019

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    Call for papers - Common Legacies: Cultural and Historical Connectivities in Central Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran and Turkey

    Economic Cooperation Organization Educational Institute (ECO–EI)

    The Economic Cooperation Organization Educational Institute (ECO–EI) invites papers for its symposium "Common Legacies: Cultural and Historical Connectivities in Central Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran and Turkey." Deadline: August 25, 2019

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    Call for papers: 34th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics

    The Arabic Linguistics Society

    Second Call for Papers: The Arabic Linguistics Society together with the University of Arizona’s School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies are pleased to announce the 34th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics to be held at the University of Arizona in Tucson, on February 27-March 1, 2020. Deadline: November 1, 2019

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    Call for papers: International workshop on criminal activity and its investigation in Africa and the Middle East

    Ben Gurion University of the Negev

    We invite scholars working on colonial and non-colonial empires in Africa and the Middle East, including the Ottoman, Safavid and Qajar Empires, to submit relevant proposals for an international workshop on the subject. We are interested in papers examining the world of the criminals, surveillance of criminals, witness interrogations, the use of forensic science, psychological aspects of crime investigations, etc, from the 18th through the 20th century.

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    Call for Articles and Essays: Re-Orienting Arab Theatre and Performance: New Political Aesthetics

    Critical Stages/Scènes critiques

    Critical Stages/Scènes critiques invites paper submissions for issue #22, 2020. This issue will be dedicated to studies and attempts to “reorient” Arab theatre and performance in light of the radical transformations shaping the Middle East and North Africa both aesthetically and politically. Deadline: December 1, 2019

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    Open Rank - Comparative Politics/Middle East

    Colorado College

    The Department of Political Science at Colorado College is hiring for a position in comparative politics, broadly defined. The rank is open. The position requires expertise in the Middle East and North Africa, broadly defined. Crucial to the position is potential for, and commitment to, excellence in scholarship as well as in teaching at a liberal arts institution. Deadline: September 15, 2019

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    Assistant Professor in Sociology

    The American University in Cairo

    The Department of Sociology, Egyptology and Anthropology (SEA) at the American University in Cairo (AUC) is seeking to recruit for a four-year position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of sociology beginning in the fall 2020. Deadline: November 1, 2019

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    Call for papers: Knowledge-Based Economy In Qatar

    Qatar University

    The Department of International Affairs at Qatar University is organizing an international conference titled: “Knowledge-Based Economy In Qatar: Trends and Opportunities For Interdisciplinary Research And Policy” (27-28 October 2019), with a specific focus on the Qatar and the MENA region; in collaboration with the Gulf Studies Center in Qatar University. Abstract deadline: August 11, 2019

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