The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program and the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures of Indiana University invite applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Medieval or Early Modern Jewish Civilizations. Ph.D. or equivalent required. The successful applicant must demonstrate an excellent research record in a field or area of specialization including history, literature, or thought relating to Jews in the orbit of Islam; effective teaching; and an active professional profile. Teaching obligations will extend from introductory undergraduate courses to more specialized upper-level undergraduate courses and graduate training in the applicant’s own area of research expertise.
Applicants should send a cover letter, C.V., writing sample, and names of three referees to the mailing address below or the applications can be e-mailed toNELC@indiana.edu. If e-mailed, please mention “Jewish Civilizations Search” in the subject line. Letters of recommendation should be sent directly by the referees to the same e-mail address or to the mailing address below.
Mailing Address for Applications: Jewish Civilizations Search, Dept. of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Indiana University, 1011 E. Third Street, Goodbody Hall Room 219, Bloomington IN 47405-7005.
Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications received prior to October 15, 2012 will be assured full consideration.