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Applications for Fellowships 2021–2022 are now live.

Applications for ACOR Fellowships and Scholarships 2021–2022 are now LIVE at https://orcfellowships.smapply.org. They are due on February 1 and 15, 2021. To read about the types of awards available this year, please visit the following page: To download a flyer about these opportunities (PDF), please click here. This page was last updated 29 September 2020.

Now Hiring: Project technical archivist

21 September 2020 To download as a PDF, click here. The American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR), a non-profit institution dedicated to advancing knowledge of Jordan past and present, seeks a Project Technical Archivist. This full-time position in Amman is primarily intended to assist the organization in the implementation of a digital archives grant.  About …

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Online Lecture | “Heritage vs. Development: The Bayt Ras Tomb Project 2017–2019” by Jehad Haron

“Heritage vs. Development: The Bayt Ras Tomb Project 2017–2019”An ACOR online lectureTuesday, September 29, 20207 p.m. Amman local time / 12 p.m. E.S.T. Prepared By: Jehad Haron, Deputy Chief of Party and CHR Development Lead, USAID SCHEP; Co-Director, Bayt Ras Tomb ProjectNizar Al Adarbeh, Chief of Party, USAID SCHEPAhmad Lash, Head of Loans Division and …

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CAORC NEH Senior and Multi-Country Research Fellowships: Applications Now Available

CAORC is now accepting fellowship applications! CAORC offers two fellowship programs that enable recipients to visit and carry out research within it’s network of Overseas Research Centers: the CAORC-NEH Senior Research Fellowship and the Multi-Country Research Fellowship. Deadline: January 12, 2021.Learn more: caorc.org/fellowshipsApply: https://orcfellowships.smapply.org/Questions: fellowships@caorc.org #CAORCFellowships

Online Lecture | “The Making of Amman: Stories, Tours, and Traffic Jams” by Dr. Betty Anderson

“The Making of Amman: Stories, Tours, and Traffic Jams” by Dr. Betty AndersonAn ACOR Online Lecture Wednesday, August 26 at 7:00 p.m. Amman local time / 12:00 p.m. E.S.T. Click here to register. Registration in advance is recommended. Zoom participation will be capped at 100 listeners; thereafter, a livestream will be active on ACOR’s YouTube …

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ACOR open by appointment.

Dear Friends and Colleagues: Please be informed that effective August 9th, ACOR, including its library, is open by appointment. Should you wish the use the library, please email library@acorjordan.org to submit a request. Should you wish to visit for any other reason, please email reservations@acorjordan.org. COVID-19 protections must be observed. We look forward to seeing …

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Now Hiring: Assistant Director

Now Hiring: Assistant Director >> Please view the full position description for complete details (PDF) << Review of applications will begin 8 August 2020 and continue until the position is filled. The American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR), a non-profit institution dedicated to advancing knowledge of Jordan past and present, seeks an Assistant Director. This …

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New Opportunity: TWL Publication Fellowship 2020–2021

Application portal: https://orcfellowships.smapply.org/ Now Receiving Applications: 2020–2021 Publication Fellowship, Temple of the Winged Lions >> Please view the full position description for complete details (PDF) << Review of applications will begin Sunday, June 30, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. ACOR seeks a post-doctoral scholar for a 10-month fellowship. Preference will be given …

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