Assistant Professor of Middle East Studies and Gender & Women’s Studies – Cluster Hire

The University of Wisconsin Madison is seeking to hire a faculty member to conduct research and teach courses in gender/women’s studies as it relates to the contemporary Middle East and North Africa, with a preference for the Arab Middle East. Preference will be given to applicants with area expertise who conduct research using Middle East languages, particularly Arabic. The tenure home will be in the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies with joint appointments possible in other units. Candidates must have a Ph.D. by the start of the appointment.

The appointment is expected to begin in August 2019. For more information on how to apply go to Jobs at UW. Applications must be received by November 15, 2018.

Contact Aili Tripp ( for more information about this position.