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August 2022

Position opening: Adjunct lecturer, Babson College

August 15

Babson College is seeking an adjunct lecturer to teach an intermediate HSS (history and social sciences) course the Modern Middle East. This course is scheduled for MW 8-9:30 a.m. and is capped at 30 students. Classes begin on 8/29/2022 and the last day of class is M 12/5 with exams ending 12/15. The course description is: This course studies Middle Eastern politics, culture, and society from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. To do this, we will focus on a…

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Position opening: Associate Director and Chief Curator, The Oriental Institute, University of Chicago

August 31

The Oriental Institute, University of Chicago, seeks applicants for the position of Associate Director and Chief Curator of the Oriental Institute Museum (OIM). The ideal candidate has progressively responsible leadership experience in a museum with staff management, collections care, and special exhibition projects combined with academic qualifications in an ancient Middle Eastern field of specialty. A PhD is preferred. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. See here for application details.

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Call for Papers: IMC 2023: Networks & Entanglements

August 31

The IMC provides an interdisciplinary forum for the discussion of all aspects of Medieval Studies. Proposals on any topic related to the Middle Ages are welcome, while every year the IMC also chooses a special thematic focus. In 2023 this is ‘Networks and Entanglements’. Paper proposal deadline: 31 August 2022. For submission details, see here.

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September 2022

Position opening: Associate Director, Center for Religious and Spiritual Life and Muslim Chaplain, Macalester College

September 1

Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota, is seeking to hire a full-time Associate Director of the Center for Religious and Spiritual Life and Muslim Chaplain. This position has particular responsibilities to serve as the spiritual teacher to Macalester’s ethnically and culturally diverse Muslim population, offering vision and implementation of offerings that align with the departmental mission. To be considered, please submit your resume and cover letter in one pdf to Macalester’s Job Opportunities posting. Priority will be given to candidates who apply…

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Call for Applications: MEM Fellowship for Graduate Students of Color

September 1

MEM Fellowship for Graduate Students of Color: Call for Applications The Board of Directors of Middle East Medievalists (MEM) is pleased to announce the 2022 round of applications for our fellowship to support graduate students of color in medieval studies attending the annual meeting of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA). This round is restricted to graduate students of color who are formally participating in the 2022 meeting and need help paying the MESA registration fee and travel expenses. In…

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Position opening: Temple University Beasley School of Law, Fall 2023

September 15

Temple University Beasley School of Law is seeking to fill several faculty positions beginning in fall 2023.  Our search is primarily focused on lateral hires, with the potential for an endowed chair.  We will consider applicants in all subject areas, and we have needs in torts and constitutional law as well as in health law, evidence, professional responsibility, bias and/or race and the law, privacy law, criminal law, environmental law, family law, commercial law and bankruptcy. Potential candidates for any…

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Position opening: Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies, Occidental College

September 15

The Religious Studies Dept. at Occidental College is soliciting applications for a tenure-track Asst. Professor position in Islamic Studies (link to the position). As part of the college’s Faculty Diversity Initiative (funded by the Mellon Foundation) this line is special in that the first year has a significantly reduced teaching load (1-1) as well as enhanced mentoring and professional development support. In year two, the line automatically converts into a regular tenure-track position in the Religious Studies department. Candidates are…

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Call for Papers: “Succession in Islamic Law,” Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, March 30-31, 2023

September 15

The conference addresses the role succession law played in Muslim communities in the past, how it unfolds today and what it implies for future generations. We follow a broad definition of succession law, one encompassing all forms of transfer of property between generations. This also includes phenomena not usually associated with succession law, like family foundations (awqāf) or forms of inter vivos transfer of property. We invite submissions that address the intergenerational transfer of property in various historical and regional…

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Position opening: Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies, Stanford University

September 30

The Department of Religious Studies at Stanford University invites applications for the tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies. We seek candidates specializing in pre-modern Islam (7th–15th centuries), with a preference for the early period. Regional focus and disciplinary approach are open. A PhD is required at the time of appointment. It is expected that the successful candidate will support and contribute to the department’s commitment to diversity, inclusive pedagogy, and equitable practice. They must demonstrate substantial evidence of…

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November 2022

Conference: American Society for Legal History 2022, November 10-12, 2022

November 10 - November 12

The American Society for Legal History’s Standing Committee on Annual Meetings invites proposals to host or sponsor (in full or in part) a future Annual Meeting. Interesting venues, affordable hotel rates, tax exemption for out-of-state non-profits and reasonable funding support for meeting events are highly favored in site selection. For details, please see here.

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