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The Faculty of Humanities, Leiden Institute for Area Studies (LIAS) and MA Program International Relations is looking to appoint a University Lecturer in International Relations, with a focus on the Middle East or Asia, and the ability to integrate an Area Studies/Humanities approach to IR, for a fixed-term position (1.0 FTE), from 1 August 2019 – 31 July 2021, with the possibility of renewal based on need, funding and performance. The position requires proficiency in English (for teaching), as well as knowledge of Arabic or other relevant research languages. The candidate will be teaching BA- and MA-level courses related to world politics and political economy with a focus on the Middle East or Asia in the MA program International Relations (Leiden), but also in the BA programs Middle East Studies (Leiden) or International Studies (The Hague).

Closing date: 12 May 2019

For more information and to apply:…
Enquiries can be made to dr. Lindsay Black, email

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