The Department of the Classics at the University of Georgia invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Classical Archaeology. Applicants must have a PhD in Classics, or a related discipline by August 1, 2018.
We are particularly interested in candidates with research interests in the eastern Mediterranean Region. We seek candidates whose expertise and methodologies are in keeping with the department’s expansive approach to antiquity and its legacy.
The teaching load is four courses per academic year. Candidates should be prepared to teach classes in introductory Classical Culture, Archaeology, Latin, and/or Greek, as well as their research specialties.
Submit dossiers containing a cover letter, cv, three letters of reference, and a writing sample (20 pages maximum) to facultyjobs.uga.edu. Review of applications will begin November 20, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. Initial interviews will be conducted at the SCS/AIA meeting in Boston, January 4-7, 2018.
The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, as part of the University of Georgia, is committed to increasing the diversity of its students and faculty, and to maintaining inclusive work and learning environments.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status.
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The Department of Classics dedicates itself to ensuring that all students who desire gain proficiency in the Greek and Latin languages, as well as a broad understanding of classical literature, culture, and history and of the influence of the Graeco-Roman world on the concepts and values of Western civilization.