Academic Jobs and Fellowships in the Study of Islam and Muslims


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April 2024 

Resident Scholar Program for Lebanon-based and Lebanese Scholars Finnish Institute in Middle East 

2024 Suad Joseph Student Paper Award (September 1st, 2024)

Association for Middle East Women’s Studies (AMEWS) Book Award (June 17, 2024)

The Barbo Klein Fellowship Programme (2025-2026) Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study

Visiting Assistant Professor in Middle Eastern Studies Virginia Tech (April 30) 

November 2022

Lecturer in South Asian Religions at Deadman College of Humanities and Social Sciences (Southern Methodist University) (November 7)

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Middle East History at American University in Cairo. (November 15)

Assistant Professor of History (Professorship in the Comparative Study of Muslim Societies and Cultures) at Simon Fraser University (November 15)

Assistant Professor in the History of the Middle East and North Africa at Georgetown University (November 15)

December 2022

Assistant Professor of Anthropology (tenure-track) at Lehigh University (December 1)

Assistant Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History at the University of Illinois, Chicago (December 1)

January 2023 

Assistant Professor of Gender and Islamophobia at York University (January 16)

February 2023

Postdoctoral Scholar in “Arab Media” and “Digital Media in the Global South” at The Institute for Advanced Study in the Global South at Northwestern University in Qatar (February 1)

Non-Tenure Track Lecturer in International Studies (Middle East/North Africa) at Univeristy of Florida (February 5)

Assistant Professor of the Practice, Religious Studies at Fairfield University (February 10)

Assistant Professor in Politics of the Middle East at University of Groningen (February 15)

Internship in South Asian or Southeast Asian Studies Librarianship at University of Michigan (February 17)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Hamilton College (February 19)

August 2023

Assistant Professor in Social Theory and Digital Studies of Religion at the University of Alabama (August 1)

September 2023

Assistant Professor in Arab Studies at Davidson College (September 15)

October 2023

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Global Political Economy at Macalester College (October 1)

Open-rank faculty in History of Science, Health, or Disability, with focus on South/Southeast Asia or Latin America at the State University of New York in Buffalo (October 2)

Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor of Religion at Denison College (October 2)

Assistant Professor of Arabic at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (October 9)

Assistant or Associate Professor in African Religons at McGill University (October 16)

Assistant Professor of Religious Ethics and Critical Thought at Oberlin College (October 18)

Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Lewis and Clark College (October 23)

Assistant Professor in Islamicate South Asia at the University of Chicago (October 25)

Assistant Professor in the Middle Eastern History at Wesleyan University (October 30)

Assistant Professor in the History of the Middle East and North Africa at Bard College (October 31)

November 2023

Assistant Professor of Islamic Art History at Oberlin College (November 1)

Assistant Professor in Pre-Modern Middle East/North Africa and Islamic World at the University of Utah (November 3)

Assistant Professor in Gender, Power, and Religions in “the Americas” at Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador, St. John’s Campus (November 15)