Work with the Jamiya Project as an academic

A key part of the Jamiya Project is reconnecting Syrian academics to help open up higher education opportunities for Syrian refugee students. We are creating a cadre of Syrian and Arabic-speaking academics around the world to become part of our teaching and tutoring staff deliver online and blended courses in the Middle East.

Who we are looking for:

Syrian academics in exile and diaspora, who have trained either in Syria or overseas.

Other Arabic-speaking academics who wish to contribute


We are looking for a range of qualified academics, from PhD candidates to experienced Professors.


Subject areas:

Computer Science and Applied IT


Social Science (development studies focus desirable)

Teacher training

The roles of Jamiya Project academics:

Course development , Translation (or material sourcing), Online tuition, Online lecturing, In-person tuition


You can work with the Jamiya Project from anywhere in the world. We are particularly looking for academics based in the Middle East.


We anticipate academics will be remunerated for work done on the project.

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