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The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 26 November 2018 to  3 December 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Islamart.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

Reminder - HIAA Grabar Travel Grants and Grabar Post-doc Apps due 15 December

Reminder: HIAA Grabar Travel Grants and Grabar Post-doc Apps due 15 December
Applications for HIAA’s Grabar Travel Grants and Post-docs are due on Saturday 15 December. Please check the HIAA website for details on the awards, including eligibility and how to apply. 

Symposium - Social and Cultural Life in Ottoman Anatolia (Ankara, 12-13 December 2018)

Starting from 2016, Koç University's Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Research Center and the University of Cambridge’s Skiliter Centre for Ottoman Studies agreed to start a joint three year project on the Socio-Economic History of Anatolia in the Ottoman Period. The Project consists of three symposiums on three themes; Disease and Disaster (both man-made and natural disasters), Trade and Production and Social and Cultural Life.
The first symposium was held at University of Cambridge on 18-19 March 2016.