Wednesday, August 19, 2009

University of South Carolina - Assistant Professor Ancient / Late Antique History of the Mediterranean basin

Deadline : November 2, 2009.

The History Department at the University of South Carolina seeks to fill a tenure-track assistant professorship in the Ancient / Late Antique History of the Mediterranean basin to begin August 16, 2010. The research specialty is open, but the Department has particular interest in ethnicity, civil / human rights, economic development, religion, gender, and the environment. The successful applicant will teach a 2/2 load, including a survey of Western Civilization.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment, a strong research agenda, and classroom experience. Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, sample of published or unpublished work, and three letters of recommendation to Kathryn A. Edwards, Chair, Ancient History Search, Department of History, 245 Gambrell Hall, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208. For full consideration, applications should be received by November 2, 2009 ; interviews will be held at the January 2010 AHA meeting in San Diego.

The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational and or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Contact info :
Kathryn A. Edwards
Chair, Ancient History Search
Department of History
245 Gambrell Hall
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
Phone : (803) 777 - 5195
Fax : (803) 777 - 4494
Email :

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