Category: Announcements

Call for Editor of The Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies

ASSOCIATION FOR MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES CALL FOR EDITOR OR CO-EDITORS OF THE JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED: DEADLINE: June 1, 2017 The Association for Middle East Women’s Studies (AMEWS) is now accepting applications for an editor or co-editors for the Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (JMEWS)(http://jmews.org/about/the-journal/ ). JMEWS,…
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AASA Events at MESA 2016

Below is a list of all AASA related events taking place at MESA this year (November 17-20, 2016). AASA-Arab American Studies Association ▪   Board Meeting, Thursday, 11/17, 3-4pm, MIT (3) ▪   Members Meeting, Thursday, 11/17, 6:30-7:30pm, Salon C (4) ▪   Open Reception Honoring Elaine Hagopian, Thursday, 11/17, 7:30-8:30pm, Salon C (4) [C4699] Thematic Conversation: Global…
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University of Michigan LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

University of Michigan LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Fellowship Period: July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2019 Application Deadline: November 7, 2016 The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) at the University of Michigan is excited to announce the LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, a major initiative aimed to promote a diverse scholarly…
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Honoring Elaine Hagopian at AASA Members Meeting, MESA 2016

The Arab American Studies Association will be holding its annual members meeting at the Middle East Studies Association conference in Boston this year. In addition to the usual business of the members meeting (updates about the organization, conference planning, networking, etc) the AASA board is taking the opportunity to hold a small reception to honor…
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Event Notice: Families in Flight: Today’s International Refugee Crisis

Families in Flight: Today’s International Refugee Crisis Thursday, October 13 | 4:15 PM Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA The Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University will host a panel discussion to explore topics of pressing global concern: refugees, forced migration, and internally displaced people. Panelists will focus on the Syrian refugee crisis,…
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Want to Vote in the AASA’s 2016 Election? Renew Membership!

Want to Vote in the AASA’s 2016 Election? Renew Membership! In order to vote in the upcoming AASA election for new board members, you must have a current 2016 membership. You can renew or purchase a 2016 membership by going here: 2018 Membership

Call for Nominations: AASA Board

Dear AASA Members,   Election season is upon us in more ways than one. It is time for us to hold elections for the AASA Board of Directors.   The Nominating Committee has put forward the below names for election, but we are eager for AASA Members to be able to nominate people as well.…
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CFP: Ibrahim Dakkak Award for Outstanding Essay on Jerusalem

Institute for Palestine Studies Announces Prize Competition: The Ibrahim Dakkak Award for Outstanding Essay on Jerusalem will be awarded to an outstanding essay that addresses either contemporary or historical issues relating to Jerusalem. The winning submission will receive a prize of $1,000 and will be published in the Institute’s Jerusalem Quarterly. Essays submitted for consideration should be…
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TT Job Search: Assistant Professor in Arab and Muslim American Studies, Colorado State University in Colorado

The Ethnic Studies Department at Colorado State University invites applications for one 9-month tenure track position in Arab and Muslim American Studies. This is an Assistant Professor position and salary is commensurate with qualifications. The final result of this search will be only one hire. Starting date is August 16, 2017.   Qualifications and Responsibilities:…
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Psychology Study Seeks Palestinian Participants for Online Survey

Researchers at the Psychology department at Clark University are conducting an online study on Palestinians’ experiences of denial and acknowledgment of the Nakba in the world today. We are looking for Palestinians (18- years and older) living in the diaspora to participate in the study and write about their opinions on this important issue. The…
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