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Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, Assistant Professor, Middle
Eastern Studies. Teach undergraduate and graduate courses and
perform research within the Global Studies and Sociology
Departments related to Middle Eastern Studies.
Requirements: Ph.D., or foreign equivalent, in Sociology or
related discipline, plus experience in politics, peace studies,
development, or area studies.
Maintain an active quality research agenda and publish scholarly
work in referred academic journals of outstanding quality, thereby
contributing to the University’s research mission.
Drexel University offers an attractive benefits package
including tuition remission, a generous retirement package and an
opportunity to join a talented team of professionals directly
helping the University achieve its record growth and quality
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