University of Chester | Senior Lecturer in Islamic Studies

June 28, 2017

Faculty of Humanities – Department of Theology and Religious Studies   Location: Chester Salary: £37,075 to £41,709 per annum Hours: Full Time Contract Type: Permanent Placed on: 13th June 2017 Closes: 14th July 2017 Job Ref: RA001767   … Continued

Senegal: Salam 2017 Festival Started in Dakar

June 9, 2017

The Salam Festival (Peace in Arabic) opened on Monday 5 June 2017 at the Grand Théâtre de Dakar. 3rd edition of the genre, the festival initiated by the Senegalese star Youssou N’Dour is an event expected each month during the … Continued

Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center, Research Fellowship in Oman

June 2, 2017

The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) supports and encourages advanced research on Oman across a variety of academic disciplines through the SQCC Research Fellowship Program. Launched in 2010, this program funds American scholars to conduct research in the Sultanate of … Continued

Princeton University | Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia, 2017-18 Postdoc (or more senior researcher): Political economy of the Gulf and its relations with East Asia

May 25, 2017

The persistently low oil prices since late 2014 have led a number of Gulf Cooperation Council countries to engage in major economic reform programs as well as serious belt tightening with respect to public expenditure. The aim of these programs … Continued