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EURAMES Information Service 36/2017

CONFERENCES

1. Colloque international: «Les Réformistes Musulmans et Leur Rayonnement dans L`espace Francophone: Débats Acteurs/bservateurs», EHESS, Paris, 29-30 septembre 2017
 
2. Interdisciplinary Conference: "Museums in Arabia 2017", Manama, Bahrain 11-13 October 20
 
3. LDI Second Dialogue International Forum: "History, Geography and Reconciliation", Notre Dame University, Louaize, Lebanon 3 November 2017
 
4. Journée D’études : «Dynamiques Identitaires et Reconfigurations Territoriales en Afrique du Nord et au Moyen-Orient Aujourd’hui », Université Grenoble Alpes, 9 Mars, 2018
 
5. Conference for Arab Doctoral Students Based in the West, Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies, Doha, Qatar, 24-26 March 2018

POSITIONS

6. Assistant or Associate Professorship of the Study of Religion (Focus Islam), School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University, Denmark

7. Resident Academic Full Time Post in International Relations, University of Malta
 
8. Open-rank Faculty Position in Modern Arabic Literature, American University of Beirut
 
9. Open-rank Faculty Position in Pre-Modern Arabic Literature and Nahḍa,  American University of Beirut
 
10. Assistant or Associate Professor of Media Studies, American University of Beirut
 
11. Assistant/Associate Professor of Media Studies (Media Studies Generalist), American University of Beirut
 
12. Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Department of Religion, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York
 
13. Tenure-track Assistant Professorship of Mediterranean History (500-1500 C.E.), History Department of Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA
 
14. Assistant Professor of Contemporary Politics and International Relations of the Middle East & North Africa, Boston University
 
15. Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology (Specialization MENA Region, Research on Migration and Refugees in a Global Context), George Mason University, Fairfax
 
16. Assistant- or Associate-Level Faculty Position in Law and Legal Institutions in Muslim Societies, Stanford University

OTHER INFORMATION

17. Nominations for the Euro-Mediterranean Award for Dialogue between Cultures: “Refugees and Migration: An Opportunity for the Promotion of Intercultural Dialogue”, Anna Lindh Euro-Mediterranean Foundation
 
18. BRAIS - De Gruyter Prize for the Study of Islam and the Muslim World
 
19. Small Grants Program: “Youth” and “Urban Spatial Inequalities”, Arab Council for the Social Sciences
 
20. 32 Fellowships at the W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research for the 2018 - 2019 Academic Year, Jerusalem
 
21. Fellowships for Grad Students, Centre for Studies in Religion and Society, University of Victoria, Canada
 
22. Articles for "Entangled Religions - Interdisciplinary Journal for the Study of Religious Contact and Transfer"

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EURAMES Info Service 38/2017
CONFERENCES

1. Conference: "Through the Looking Glass of the Local: Rereading Istanbul’s Heterogeneous Pasts", Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen, Germany, 28-29 September 2017

 
2. Symposium: "Trade and Production in Ottoman Anatolia", VEKAM, Koç University, Ankara, 28-29 September 2017
3. The Yemen Exchange, Hosted in Beirut, 11-15 October 2017
 
4. Workshop: "Rulers as Authors in the Islamic World. Knowledge, Authority and Legitimacy", Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures, University Hamburg, 18-19 December 2017
 
5. Workshop: “The Politics of Culture in Contemporary Turkey”, Centre for Near and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Marburg, Germany, 14-16 February 2018
 
6. International Conference: "Social Policy in the Islamic World", Tehran, Iran, 12-13 May 2018
 
7. Panels on "Islamic Movements"; "China and the Middle East"; "The Gülen Movement", for the Fifth World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, Spain, 16-22 July 2018
 
8. Panel on "Halāl Enterprise in and beyond the Middle East" for the Fifth World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, Spain, 16-22 July 2018
 
9. Panel on "The ‘Resistance Axis’ and the Syria Conflict: Losses, Gains and New Trajectories?" for the Fifth World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, Spain, 16-22 July 2
 
10. Panel of the "Maghreb Review" on "State and Society in the Maghreb" for the Fifth World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, Spain, 16-22 July 2018
 
11. Panel of the "Maghreb Studies Association" on "Colonial Heritage in the Middle East and the Maghreb: The Shaping of Hopes and Perspectives" for the Fifth World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, Spain, 16-22 July 2018
 
POSITIONS
 
12. Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Max-Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, University of Göttingen, Germany
 
13. Assistant or Associate Professorship of the Study of Religion (Focus on Islam), Aarhus University, Denmark
 
14. Two PhD Students with a Focus on "Middle Eastern and North African Studies" and with a Focus on "Turkish Studies", Stockholm University
 
15. Three Post-Doc Positions in the Project "The Origin and Early Development of Philosophy in Tenth-Century al-Andalus: The Impact of Ill-Defined Materials and Channels of Transmission", Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
 
16. Deputy Director of the Kenyon Institute, East Jerusalem
 
17. Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Assistant/Associate Prof.) in International Relations, Monash University, Melbourne
 
18. Assistant Professor of International Law and Human Rights, the University of Maryland (near Washington DC)
 
19. Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
 
20. Assistant/Associate Professor of International Development, Tulane University, New Orleans
 
21. Open-Rank, Tenure-Track Professor of Islamic Studies, Bucknell University, Pennsylvania
 
22. Assistant Professor of Islamic World History, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
 
23. Assistant Professor of Late Antique or Medieval History (Focus on Mediterranean, and/or Near Eastern History, ca. 200 – 1400 CE), Stony Brook University, New York
 
24. Assistant Professor of Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies, Queens College, the City University of New York (CUNY)
 
25. Junior Research Fellow 2018 - 2020 at the Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University, MA
 
26. Associate or Full Professor of the Sociocultural Anthropology of the Middle East, Brown University, Rhode Island
 
27. Associate Professor/Professor of Middle Eastern Culture and Islamic Religious Studies, University of Alabama
 
28. Assistant or Associate Professor of Israel/Palestine Studies, University of Colorado Boulder
 
29. Assistant Professor of Arabic Studies (tenure-track), Emory University, GA
 
OTHER INFORMATION
 
30. New Survey: "Research in Arabic-speaking Countries: Funding Competitions, International Collaboration, and Career Incentives"
 
31. Articles on "Building Bodies: Gendered Sport and Transnational Movements" for "Yearbook of Women’s History 2018"
 
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EURAMES Info Service 39/2017
CONFERENCES

1. International Conference on Gender and Politics: "Women and Politics in an Age of Uncertainty: The Road to Sustainable Democracy and Democratization", Ibn Zohr University, Ouarzazate, Morocco, 24 - 26 October, 2017

2. BRISMES Conference: "New Approaches to Studying the Middle East", King's College London, 25 - 28 June, 201825-28 June 2018

3. Symposium: "Arab Migration to Latin America: Migratory Dynamics and their Impact on Societies", 56th International Congress of Americanists, University of Salamanca, Spain, 15-20 July 2018
4. Interdisciplinary Panel for Refugee Research: "New Lives in New Worlds - Refugees from the MENA Region in Their New Environments", World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, 16 - 22 July, 201816-22 July 2018

POSITIONS

5. Sheikh Zayid Chair of Islamic and Arabic Studies, American University of Beirut

6. Alfred H. Howell Endowed Chair, One-year Visiting Professorship 2018 - 2019, Department of History and Archaeology, American University of Beirut

7. Assistant Professor (tenure-track) of Archaeology, Department of History and Archaeology, American University of Beirut

8. Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor of Arabic, Pennsylvania State University

9. Advanced Associate/Full Professor Position of Ottoman History, University of Texas, Austin

10. Assistant Professor of Ottoman History, New York University

11. Assistant Professor of Religion and Critical Thought, Princeton University

12. Assistant Professor of Middle East Studies (Focus on Iran), Johns Hopkins University

13. Librarian, Middle East and Islamic Studies, Emory University

OTHER INFORMATION

14. Three Research Internship Positions (2017- 2018), Centre for Mediterranean, Middle East and Islamic Studies (CEMMIS), Athens, Greece

15. Visiting Fellowship at the TürkeiEuropaZentrum, Hamburg

16. Grants from the "Endangered Archives Programme" of the British Library

17. Visiting Scholar Grants, Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies, Raleigh

18. Summer Institute Workshop: "Political Economy of the Middle East", George Mason University, June 2018

 
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EURAMES Info Service 41/2017
CONFERENCES

1. Workshop: "Language and Group Boundaries in the Early Modern Mediterranean", Yale University, 2 - 3 November, 2017

2. The Most Important Event in Middle East Studies in 2017: "Annual Congress of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA)", Washington DC, 18 - 21 November, 2017

3. Symposium: “Athens Security Symposium 2017”, Centre for Security Studies, Athens, Greece, 1 - 2 December, 2017

4. Conference: "Constructing an Urban Future: The Sustainability and Resilience of Cities – Infrastructures, Communities, Buildings and Housing", Abu Dhabi University, 18 - 19 March, 2018

5. Panel: “Sacred Challenging Topics in Judaism, Christianity, Islam”, Conference of the American Academy of Religion, Berkeley, California, 23 - 25 March, 2018

6. Workshop: "Maslaha, Siyasa and Good Governance: Shari’a and Society", Centre for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Bergen, 19 - 20 April, 2018

7. International Conference: "Social Policy in the Islamic World", Allameh Tabataba'i University, Tehran, 12 - 13 May, 2018

8. Panel: “Building Prosperity through Sound Economic Policies in MENA: Industrial Policy, Growth, Investment, Informality, and International Trade”, World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, 16 - 22 July, 2018

9. Panel: “Social Policies in MENA Countries: Do They Pursue Social, Economic or Political Goals?”, World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, 16 - 22 July, 2018

10. Direct a Workshop at the "9th Gulf Research Meeting (GRM)", the University of Cambridge, 31 July - 3 August 2018

POSITIONS

11. Lecturer in Arabic Language, Department of Arabic Studies/Language Center, University of Bayreuth

12. Two Postdoctoral Positions, Research Group: "How Terrorists Learn", Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle (Saale), Germany

13. 60 Max Weber Post-Doctoral Fellowships in the Historical and Social Sciences, European University Institute, Florence, 2018/2019

14. 20 Jean Monnet Fellowships at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute, Florence, 2018/2019

15. Fully Funded PhD Position to Study Turkey, Institute for Turkish Studies, Stockholm University

16. Fully Funded PhD Position on Crusading History and/or Near Eastern History 1000 - 1350, Nottingham University

17. Senior Scholar of Ancient Iranian Studies, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago

18. Assistant Professor of Classical Islamic Studies, Columbia University

19. Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern History, University of Arkansas, Little Rock

20. Two-year Junior Research Fellow, Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University

21. One-year Sabbatical Fellowship, Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University

OTHER INFORMATION

22. Chapters for Edited Volume "Popular Culture in Modern Arabic Art, Music and Literature", University Bamberg, Arabic Studies

23. Articles on "Cosmopolitanism in the Arab World: Developments, Continuities and Changes" for Special Issue of "Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication"

24. Grants for Academic Research and Activities Connected with Iranian Cultural Heritage in 2018

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EURAMES Info Service 42/2017
CONFERENCES

1. Workshop: "Exploring Syria's Borders and Boundaries: State, Nation and Identities (XIXth C. – 2017)", University of Oxford, 15 - 16 November, 2017

2. Conference: "Urban Planning and Civic Design in Modern Iran", Iran Heritage Foundation, London, 18 November, 2017

3. First Libya Exchange Politics Conferences, Tunis, 29 November - 3 December, 2017

4. Academic Colloquium: "Reading is Believing? Sacred Texts in a Scientific Age", Clare College, Cambridge, 26 - 28 March, 2018

5. 9th Annual Conference of the "Project on Middle East Political Science (POMEPS)", George Washington University, Washington DC, 24 - 25 May, 2018

6. Workshop: "The Politics of Islam in Europe and North America", CERI, Sciences Po, Paris, 27 - 28 June, 2018

7. Fifth World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, Spain, 16 - 22 July, 2018

8. 4th CSS International Conference on Syria: “The Syrian War: Later Evolution, Future Prospects”, University of St Andrews, Scotland, 1 - 3 August, 2018

POSITIONS

9. Two-year Fellowships for Scholars from or in Turkey to Join the “Academy in Exile” in Berlin and Essen for 2018 - 2020

10. Short-Term Postdoctoral Mobility Fellowship Program in the Social Sciences and Humanities for Arab Scholars

11. Lecturer in Contemporary Islam & the Middle East, University of Edinburgh

12. Assistant Professor ofMiddle Eastern and/or African History, California State University, Fresno

13. Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (Specialization in Islamic or Jewish Traditions), California State University, Fresno

14. Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Bridgewater State University

15. Assistant Professor School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Seton Hall University (near New York)

16. Assistant Professor of Classical Islamic Studies, Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies, Columbia University

17. Faculty Fellow for Contemporary Middle Eastern Studies, New York University

18. Assistant Professor Specializing in MENA, Arabic, and/or Islamic Studies, University of North Carolina Wilmington

19. Research Assistant / Research Associate for Work on Research Grant, Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, Qatar

20. Assistant Professor of Turkic Studies, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan

 
OTHER INFORMATION


21. MESA: "Israel Anti-Boycott Act" Poses Grave Threat to Academic Freedom

22. Turkish Foreign Policy and Security Winter School, Istanbul, 14 - 18 March, 2018

23. Papers on “Outside-in and Inside-out: The Interplay between Domestic and International Factors in North Africa” for Special Issue of Journal UNISCI (Complutense University of Madrid)

24. Papers on "Trauma" for Peer‐reviewed Online Journal "Middle East – Topics & Arguments" (META Journal)

 

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EURAMES Info Service 43/2017

CONFERENCES

1. 2nd International Workshop: "Dialogues in Late Medieval Mediterranean: Between East and West", Alhambra of Granada, Spain, 13 - 14 November, 2017

2. Annual Conference of FEMISE: "Neighbours of Neighbours: Relation and Cooperation of the EU-Med towards Africa", Valletta, Malta, 8 - 9 February, 2018

3. International Conference: “Euro-African Memories: Colonial and Postcolonial Spanish Legacies in Morocco and Equatorial Guinea", Institució Milà i Fontanals, Barcelona, 14 - 15 March, 2018

4. Conference: “Fifty Years of Revolution: Gender, Race and Resistance 1968-2018”, University of York, 21 - 22 May, 2018

5. Workshop: "The First Century of Photography: Photography as History/ Historicizing Photography in Ottoman and Post-Ottoman Territories (1839 – 1939)", Bogazici University, Istanbul, 22 - 23 June, 2018

6. Symposium: “Mediterranean Europe(s): Images and Ideas of Europe from the Mediterranean Shores”, Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Naples, 4 - 6 July, 2018

7. Panel: "New Social Contracts for MENA Countries: Political Settlement and Societal Reconstruction" at the 5th World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, 16 - 22 July, 2018

8. Panel: "Oil, Institutions and Economic Development: Policy Challenges for the Oil MENA Region in a Post Arab Spring Era" at the 5th World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, 16 - 22 July, 2018

9. Panel: "Beyond ‘Minorities’, Beyond Millet: Non (Sunni-)Muslim Socio-Religious Groups and the Ottoman State in the Post-Classical Age" at the 23rd Conference of the CIÉPO, Sofia, Bulgaria, 11 - 15 September, 2018

10. Conference: "Middle Eastern and Balkan Mobilities in the Interwar Period (1918-1939)", Cambridge, 13 - 14 September, 2018

11. Conference: "The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work", Universität Hamburg, 11 - 13 October, 2018 

POSITIONS

12. Fellowships for International Researchers in Humanities, Social Studies, Law, and Economics for 2018 - 2019, New Europe College, Bucharest, Romania

13. Assistant/Associate Professor of International Relations (International Security in Middle East Politics), Bilkent University, Ankara

14. Open-Rank Position in History of the Middle East, Koc University, Istanbul

15. Project Manager for Capacity Development in Lebanon/Beirut, Forum Ziviler Friedensdienst

16. Coordinator for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (PM&E) Lebanon Programme, Beirut, Forum Ziviler Friedensdienst

17. Faculty Fellow for Contemporary Middle Eastern Studies, New York University

18. Assistant Professor of Islamic Visual Culture before 1500, Case Western Reserve University, Ohio

19. Two-Year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Modern Turkish Studies, Buffett Institute for Global Studies at Northwestern University

20. Non-Tenure Track Instructional Position to Teach Two Courses in Contemporary Arabic Literature in the Spring 2018 Semester, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

21. Faculty Position in Arabic Linguistics, Arabic Culture or Relevant Fields, National Cheng-Chi University, Taipei, Taiwan

22. Post-doctoral Research Fellowships in Qur’anic Studies or Contemporary Islam, University of Johannesburg


OTHER INFORMATION 

23. Seminar: "Representing Muslim Women: Muslim Women and the Media", Berkeley, 2 - 4 February, 2018

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