Sunday, March 4, 2012

University of Chicago: Assistant Professor - Ancient Mediterranean Art History

The Department of Art History at the University of Chicago announces a junior position (tenure-track) in the art and visual culture of the Ancient Mediterranean, to commence in academic year 2012-2013. Art historians working on any region/epoch from the Iron Age through Late Antiquity are encouraged to apply. This category is deliberately broad; it is not expected that applicants should have expertise across the entire chronological or geographic range. Those with expertise in the Hellenistic/Roman world or in cross-cultural exchange are especially welcome. For fullest consideration, please submit application by 15 October 2011, when the review of applications will begin. No applications will be accepted after 31 March 2012. To apply candidates must: 1) submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, and a writing sample (chapter or published article) online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website at: 2) have three letters of recommendation mailed to: Chair, Ancient Search Committee Department of Art History University of Chicago 5540 S. Greenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60637. This position is contingent upon final budgetary approval.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.