Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV on March 19, 2014:

The new Stockholm University Institute for Turkish Studies is seeking a Senior Lecturer in the interdisciplinary field of Turkish Studies to participate in the management and coordination of the Institute’s activities. Continue reading

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 26, 2014:
1st International Conference on Men and Masculinities : “Identities, Cultures, Societies”
11–13 September 2014, Izmir Turkey
Initiative for Critical Studies of Masculinities (ICSM) cordially invites proposals for the first international conference on men and masculinities to take place in Turkey, in collaboration with Ankara University Women’s Studies Centre (KASAUM) and Izmir University Women’s Studies Centre. The conference aims to discuss theories, narratives, experiences, discourses, and activisms related to transformations of and challenges to men and masculinities with a particular focus on the Global Southern and Eastern European contexts. Continue reading

Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV on February 14, 2014:

This is a Call for Papers on the topic of “Protest Movements in Contemporary Middle East.“ The conference on Protest Movements in Contemporary Middle East“ is organized in Prague under the auspices of the Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences and Centre français de recherche en science sociales (CEFRES), with the kind support of Groupe de Recherches et d’Etudes sur la Méditerranée et le Moyen-Orient (GREMMO, Lyon) and Cercle des Chercheurs sur le Moyen-Orient (CCMO). 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