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Last call for applications: 26/09/2016

Open call to candidates for a tenure-track position in modern Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in the Department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (open rank).

The position is open to individuals who hold a doctorate degree and for advanced doctoral students whose PhD will be conferred no later than July 1, 2017.

Job requirements:

Candidates are sought for a tenure-track position in modern Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (from the 19th to the 21st century).

Responsibilities include the teaching of required and elective courses in the candidate’s field(s) of specialization (at B.A. and M.A. degree levels). Successful candidates are expected to conduct independent and original research at the highest academic level, demonstrate academic leadership, compete for Israeli and international research grants and have the ability to cooperate with colleagues within the Faculty of Humanities and beyond.

The Language of instruction is Hebrew, but candidates not fluent in the language will be given the time to reach proficiency in Hebrew during the initial years of their appointment.

Qualified candidates will be invited for a job talk and interview.
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For more information please contact Prof. Meir Hatina, Head of the Department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, at:

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The Faculty of Humanities

Invites Applications from Outstanding Candidates

In the following fields:

Rank to be determined according to the candidate’s qualifications

Candidates are requested to apply in writing to: Professor Dror Wahrman, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities

Applicants should provide:

(1) Cover letter
(2) Confirmation of receipt of degree
(3) Curriculum Vitae (Please use – CV form)
(4) Current list of publications (Please use – List of Publication form)
(5) 2-3 page statement of research plans + a statement of teaching plans
(6) Teaching evaluations (from the past three years)
(7)  Two representative publications
(8) Letters of recommendation from only three referees sent directly by the recommender.

Last call for applications: 26/09/2016
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Applications submitted not according to this specifications will not be considered.

For additional information please contact the Office of Academic Personnel at

This announcement is not an obligation to accept candidates in any or all fields.

– The Hebrew University is an equal opportunity employer –

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