Issam M. Fares Professor of Lebanese and Eastern Mediterranean Studies, 2001-present, Tufts University.
Professor of History and of Diplomacy, 1994-present, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.
Professor of History, 1994 - present, Tufts University.
Founding Director, 2001-2012, Fares Center for Easten Mediterranean Studies, Tufts University.
Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Jackson College for Humanities and Arts, 1996-2001, Tufts University.
Chair, 1994-1996, Department of History, Tufts University.
Associate Professor, 1984 - 1994, Department of History, Tufts University.
Associate Professor of Diplomacy, 1984-1994, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.
Assistant Professor, 1979 - 1984, Department of History, Tufts University.
Member of the Scientific Committee of the Mediterranean House of Human Sciences (Comité Scientifique de la Maison Méditerranéenne des Sciences de l'Homme), 2005 - present.
President of the Harvard Board of Overseers, 2011 - 2012.
Member of the Harvard Board of Overseers, 2006 - 2012.
Chair of the Fulbright Scholar Middle East Review Committee, 2007 - 2009.
Chair of the Visiting Committee at the Harvard University Center for Middle East Studies, 2004-2005.
Past President of the Middle East Studies Association of North America, 1997-1998.
President of the Middle East Studies Association of North America, 1996-1997.
President of the Board of Directors at the American University of Beirut Alumni Association of North America, 1995-1997.
President-Elect of the Middle East Studies Association of North America, 1995-1996.
Chair of the Advisory Committee in the Middle East History and Literature, Fulbright-Hays Scholars, Council for International Exchange of Scholars, 1992-1995.
Received the French National Order of the Legion of Honor at the rank of Chevalier, 2012.
Carnegie Scholar from the Carnegie Corporation Scholars Program, 2008.
Received the New Citizen Award from the International Institute of Boston, 2000.
Received the Lillian Leibner Award for Distinguished Teaching and Advising, Tufts University, 1982.