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Job Description: The Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations is searching for applications in Classical Arabic Literature where the applicant is expected to teach course in all genres of Arabic poetry and prose. The candidate should have relevant teaching experience at university level. Successful candidates will teach three courses per semester at the undergraduate, graduate and Core Curriculum levels.

Requirements: PhD by September 2012 is required. The applicant’s PhD should be in Classical Arabic Literature. Preference will be given to candidates with an MA in Arabic literature.

Additional Information: Tenure track position. Review of applications will start immediately. Position is opened until filled.

Application Instructions: All applicants must submit the following documents online: a) a current CV; b) a letter of interest; c) a statement of teaching philosophy; d) a completed Personal Information Form e) Please ask at least three referees familiar with your professional background to send reference letters directly to Note: Please remember your account login enables you to respond to AUC additional questions (if required).
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