The Board of Electors to the His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Professorship of Modern Arabic Studies invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within the general field of the Professorship to take up appointment on 1 October 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature in Modern Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies and the vision, leadership, experience and enthusiasm to build on current strengths in maintaining and developing a leading research presence. They will hold a PhD or equivalent postgraduate qualification.
Standard professorial duties include teaching and research, examining, supervision and administration. The Professor will be based in Cambridge. A competitive salary will be offered.
Further information is available at: http://www.hr.admin.cam.ac.uk/professorships
or contact the Human Resources Division, University Offices, The Old Schools, Cambridge, CB2 1TT, (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Applications, consisting of a letter of application, a statement of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae and a publications list, along with details of three referees should be made online no later than 28 April 2017.
Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr Amira K. Bennison (Convenor of Board of Electors), email: email@example.com.