Jobs and Research Openings

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Postdoctoral Fellow at Rank of Instructor, The Oriental Institute, Chicago. This is a twenty-four-month, non-renewable appointment. During this appointment, the Post-Doctoral Fellow will work closely with University of Chicago faculty members from the Oriental Institute and the Department of Human Genetics to do extraction and analysis of ancient DNA from Bronze Age human remains excavated at archaeological sites in the Middle East as part of a research project entitled “Genomes, Migrations, and Culture in the Early Civilizations of the Middle East.” She will also assist in publishing the results of the research as a co-author and will help to organize quarterly workshops and an international conference on archaeogenetic research concerning the ancient Mediterranean and Middle East. She will also teach one quarter-length course per year on ancient DNA and archaeogenetics. Review of applications will begin on Friday, April 2, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Start date is July 1, 2021. Posted here April 22, 2021.

Humanities Research Fellowships for the Study of the Arab World 2022–2023, NYUAD Research Institute. The Institute welcomes applications from scholars working in all areas of the Humanities related to the study of the Arab world. The program awards one-year senior fellowships and one- / two-year postdoctoral fellowships. Applications can be sent as of August 1, deadline is October 1, 2021. Posted here May 30, 2021.