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The Department of History at Dartmouth College invites applications for a historian of the Early Islamic period (600-1400), to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning July 1, 2023. We are especially interested in applicants whose research and teaching engages the Central Islamic lands (the Middle East, North Africa, Indian Ocean), and whose research includes Arabic language sources. Qualified candidates should be able to teach courses on early Islamic history and the development of the Islamicate world in the Middle East and North Africa, as well as upper-level topics courses and specialized seminars. Qualified candidates should show promise of outstanding scholarly achievement and a commitment to classroom teaching at the undergraduate level. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in History or a closely related field, or be ABD with degree in hand by the start date. For a complete position description, see Interfolio search . Review of applications will begin September 16, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.


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