Associate Professor of Global Studies, University of North Carolina – Charlotte

Joyce Dalsheim is a cultural anthropologist and Associate Professor of Global Studies. Her work focusses on religion and the secular, nationalism, sovereignty, citizenship and issues of conflict. She is author of Unsettling Gaza: Secular liberalism, radical religion and the Israeli Settlement Project (Oxford 2011) and more recently, Producing spoilers: Peacemaking and the production of enmity in a secular age (Oxford 2014). Her third book on Israel, Israel Has a Jewish Problem; Self Determination as Self-Elimination, also from Oxford University Press, is expected to be published in 2019. During the 2018-2019 academic year she was a Luce/ACLS Fellowship in Religion, Journalism, and International Affairs in residence at Northwestern University.

Experience

  • –present
    Association Professor of Global Studies, University of North Carolina – Charlotte

Education

  • 2003 
    The New School for Social Research, Ph.D. Anthropology