Assistant Professor in Medieval History
The departments of History and of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations (NELC) seek to make a joint, full-time, tenure-track appointment with the rank of assistant professor in Medieval Islamic History. We welcome applicants who specialize in the medieval period (600-1500) and in various subfields, including (but not limited to) cultural history, digital humanities, economic history, gender history, intellectual history, legal history, political history, and social history. The successful candidate will be expected to teach and advise at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, including teaching general surveys of Islamic history in the medieval period (600-1500), and will have an excellent reading knowledge of Arabic, Persian or Turkish and the ability to guide graduate students in the reading of primary sources in at least one of these languages.

The application deadline is October 15, 2021.
The appointment is expected to begin on July 1st, 2022.

Please apply online at this web page: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/10505

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Contact Information
Soma K Roy
[email protected]
Harvard University
Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations Dept. 6 Divinity Ave, Rm 106
Cambridge, 02138
617-496-6982