Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV on February 24, 2014:

We are pleased to announce the first Ethnographic Film and Media Program of the Middle East and Central Eurasia, which will be held annually in conjunction with the Anthropology of the Middle East and Central Eurasia Network of the European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA). Continue reading

Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV on February 14, 2014:

The Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Research Associate. Continue reading

Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV on February 14, 2014:

Consider joining us on a journey to understanding the hopes and aspirations of people in the Middle East for a better future.  This summer two Syracuse University faculty members, Professor Mehrzad Boroujerdi (Director of the Middle Eastern Studies Program), Professor Matt Bonham (Co-Director of the Syracuse Public Diplomacy Program), and faculty from Bahçesehir University in Istanbul will engage students in a dialogue about the transition from authoritarian to democratic governance. Continue reading

Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV: 

This is a Call for Papers for two panels which will be held during the Fourth World Congress for Middle East Studies (WOCMES) 18th-22nd August 2014 in Ankara (Turkey).  Continue reading