Job Alert: Assistant Professor of Archaeology at Bryn Mawr College, Department of Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology (Application Deadline: February 17, 2017)

The Department of Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a two-year, Visiting Assistant Professor position to begin on August 1, 2017. All requirements for the Ph.D. must be completed by the start date. Research and teaching should be centered on the material culture of the Roman World and include specialization in the archaeology of the Roman provinces. The candidate's courses will support programming in the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology and the Museum Studies Program by drawing on the art and artifacts from The Ella Riegel Memorial Collection. This rich collection consists of over 6000 archaeological artifacts including many works from Classical Antiquity. Since the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology is part of the interdisciplinary Graduate Group in Archaeology, Classics, and History of Art the successful candidate will teach at the graduate level, as well as in the undergraduate programs.

Submit as pdf documents a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and writing sample by February 17, 2017, to the Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology Department Search Committee via Interfolio By Committee at: In addition, please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology Search Committee. Applications received by 11:59 p.m. EST on February 17, 2017, will receive full consideration.

Located in metropolitan Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr has a student body of 1,300 undergraduates, as well as 350 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. We are a diverse and international community of faculty, students and staff who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. The College supports faculty excellence in both research and teaching and is committed to social justice and inclusion in the classroom and in the community at large. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.

Catherine Conybeare
Professor and Chair
Department of Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies
Bryn Mawr College
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