Weekend Scholarship Roundup

Hossein Kamaly details the biographies of some of the most illuminary Muslim women in Islamic history in A History of Islam in 21 Women (One World Publications). Georgetown University Qatar has been hosting "Pandemic Panels," which are virtual discussions, moderated by Dean Ahmad Dallal, gathering faculty experts to reflect on the current global human crisis … Continue reading Weekend Scholarship Roundup

Call for Applications: Data Science Fellow, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Institute for Quantitative Social Science

Data Science Fellowships Title: Data Science Fellow School: Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences Department/Area: Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS) Position Description: The Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS) in partnership with Harvard Law School’s Program in Islamic Law is seeking a Data Science Fellow to work on SHARIAsource, a Harvard initiative designed to … Continue reading Call for Applications: Data Science Fellow, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Institute for Quantitative Social Science

Event: “In Principle and in Practice,” Berkman Klein Center, Harvard Law School

The Berkman Klein Center is hosting the event "In Principle and in Practice" featuring Jessica Fjeld, assistant director of the Cyberlaw Clinic and lead author on the “Principled AI” report, in conversation with Ryan Budish, an assistant research director at Berkman Klein and member of OECD’s AI Governance Expert Group, which proposed high-level AI principles. … Continue reading Event: “In Principle and in Practice,” Berkman Klein Center, Harvard Law School

PIL Fellowship Applications for 2020-2021 [Now Closed]

The Program in Islamic Law at Harvard Law School invites applications to its 2020-2021 Fellowship Program (due Jan. 31, 2020). Research Fellowships are designed to provide an intellectual home to promising young scholars in Islamic legal studies to advance their own research and to contribute to the intellectual life of the Program and the Harvard … Continue reading PIL Fellowship Applications for 2020-2021 [Now Closed]