!!!Mercedes García-Arenal
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__Present and Previous Positions__
*Research Professor, CCHS-CSIC, Madrid (1990-present).
*Visiting Scholar, Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton (1988-1990). 
*Scientific Researcher  CSIC, (1986-1990).
*Junior Researcher CSIC (1981-1986).
*Post-Doctoral Fellow, School of Oriental and African Studies, London (1976-1978).
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__Fields of Scholarship__
* Late Medieval and Early Modern Muslim West (Islam in the Iberian Peninsula and the Maghreb)
* Religious minorities : Mudejars and Moriscos in Christian Iberia, Jews in Islamic lands
* Inquisition
* Conversion, identity, messianism and millenarianism, sainthood and mysticism
* Specific area of current research: religious dissimulation and religious polemics. Doubt and unbelief
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__Honours and Awards__
* 2012 (five years, starting April 2013) Advanced Grant of the European Research Council, "Conversion, Overlapping Religiosities, Polemics and Interaction: Early Modern Iberia and Beyond"
*Invited Professor, Department of History, Princeton University (forthcoming, 2013)
*Invited to deliver the Cochrane Lecture, Department of History, University of Chicago (2010)
*Invited to deliver the Hamilton Gibb Lectures, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University (2008)
*Invited to deliver the Bennett Memorial Lecture, Cambridge University (2006)
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/García-Arenal_Mercedes/Highlight]
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