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The Ibrahim Abu-Lughod Award in Palestine Studies 2019-2020
The Center for Palestine Studies at Columbia University’s Middle East Institute is pleased to announce that the competition for the 2019-2020 Ibrahim Abu-Lughod Post-Doctoral Award is now open. This year-long post-doctoral fellowship seeks to recognize and foster innovative and ground-breaking scholarship on issues related to Palestine and Palestinians.
The award will support a scholar working on a book project in any field of the humanities or social sciences who will spend the academic year at Columbia University in New York, pursuing her or his research and writing, contributing to curricular matters, and participating in the intellectual life of the Center for Palestine Studies.
The international competition is open to post-doctoral scholars who share the mission of the Center for Palestine Studies to advance the production and circulation of knowledge on Palestinian history, culture, society, and politics through outstanding scholarship. The Award carries a stipend of $50,000 for the academic year. The fellow must have a PhD in hand by June 2019.