Faculty Openings

The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies at Columbia University seeks to fill a position in Arabic Literature at the rank of assistant professor. The successful candidate will have broad intellectual interests, a commitment to both undergraduate and graduate education, including teaching in the Columbia College Core Curriculum, and a willingness to contribute to new departmental initiatives. The department is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Applicants should submit a c.v., cover letter, a representative sample of scholarship, and upload their dissertation abstract and a sample course syllabus. They should also arrange to have recommendations sent by three referees. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on October 28th, and will continue until an appointment is made.

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The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies at Columbia University invites applications for a position in Armenian Studies, at the rank of associate or full professor. The position is intended to fill the Avedissian Chair in Armenian History and Civilization. The department seeks a candidate with a distinguished record in Armenian Studies who will also contribute to the larger intellectual mission of the department. The department will review applications starting October 28, 2016 and will accept them until the position is filled.

For more information and to apply for this position, go to:

academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=63468

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.