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The Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations at the American University in Cairo announces a five-year position for a specialist in Islamic Studies (with a specialization in Islamic legal systems, Quranic Sciences, Hadith, Fiqh or other areas specifically related to Islamic Studies) to begin in Fall 2018. The successful candidate is expected to teach Undergraduate and Graduate courses on Islamic Law, Quran, Hadith, or Islamic Philosophy, in both Arabic and English, as well as supervise MA Theses. The teaching load is three courses per semester. An excellent command of classical Arabic is required, as well as extensive experience in the use of primary sources. A PhD in Islamic Studies by the beginning of appointment is also required. Preference will be given to applicants with teaching experience and research record. Review of applications begins now and will continue until the position is filled.
An excellent command of classical Arabic is required, as well as extensive experience in the use of primary sources. A PhD in Islamic Studies by the beginning of appointment is also required; preference will be given to applicants with teaching experience and research record.
Review of applications will begin March 31, 2018 and preference will be given to candidates who apply before that date. Interviews will be held in person or via teleconference shortly thereafter.
All applicants must submit the following documents online:
a) a letter of interest, b) a current CV, c) completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF), d) a writing sample of article length, d) a sample syllabus for an undergraduate course in Islamic Studies, and e) three letters of reference to be sent directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
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