The Department of Art History and the Ph.D. Program in Visual Studies at the University of California, Irvine seek an open-rank, tenure-line faculty member (Assistant to Full Professor) in the art and archaeology of ancient Persia with an appointment beginning July 1, 2018. Ph.D. required prior to start of appointment. Scholars of the art and archaeology of the ancient Persian world, from the rise of Persia to late-antiquity (Achaemenid to Sasanian periods), and closely related fields are encouraged to apply. Applicants should possess a strong publication and research record, along with demonstrable teaching excellence. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in Art History and offer graduate courses relevant to the Ph.D. Program in Visual Studies, and will also work closely with the Jordan Center for Persian Studies.
To apply, please visit: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04330 Requirements: cover letter; curriculum vitae; a sample publication; teaching statement; and, three letters of recommendation. A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion must also be included in the application materials. For guidance on the composition of this statement, see: http://advance.uci.edu/ADVANCE%20PDFs/DiversityEvalFAQ.pdf.
Review of application begins 15 November 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
For further questions, contact Roland Betancourt, Assistant Professor of Art History and Visual Studies (firstname.lastname@example.org).