Forwarding Sevice: IMES

George Washington University, the Institute for Middle East Studies invites applications for the position of Post-Doctoral Research Fnellow in Middle East Studies. Fellows may come from any academic discipline, as long as their primary substantive specialization is the Middle East, North Africa, or Iran.

Candidates should receive their Ph.D. on or before September 1st of the fellowship year. The Fellow must be in residence at IMES for the duration of the grant period (September 1 – May 31), and is expected to take an active part in the intellectual life of the Institute, including giving a research presentation. This position offers a salary of $40,000, medical benefits, access to the GW library system, a computer, and an office.

To Apply: The candidate is required to submit the following to  CV; statement of research; writing sample (an article or a chapter); and contact information for 2 references

Deadline: We will begin reviewing applications on January 31, 2012