Cornell University, Near Eastern Studies

Position ID:Cornell-NES-APAIS [#22309, WDR-00032920]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, Arabic and Islamic Studies
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Islamic Studies
Arabic Language and Culture / Arabic Culture
Appl Deadline:2022/10/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/08/11, finished 2023/04/22, listed until 2022/11/30)
Position Description:   URMs  

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Near Eastern Studies, College of Arts and Sciences, Cornell University, seeks to appoint a tenure track assistant professor who specializes in Arabic and Islamic studies in the Middle East and North Africa prior to 1800. We particularly welcome applicants whose work is innovative and interdisciplinary. Discipline open.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a representative writing sample, contact information for three references, and a statement of contribution to diversity, equity, and inclusion to: . The committee will solicit letters of recommendation from selected candidates and conduct initial interviews online. The deadline for applications is October 15, 2022.

Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.

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Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Search Committee
Cornell University
409 White Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853