Job Posting: Roman Archaeology Assistant Professor at University of Buffalo (focus on Roman Italy & Western Mediterranean)

Position: Roman Archaeology Assistant Professor at University at Buffalo (with focus on Roman Italy and Western Mediterranean)

The Classics Department at the University at Buffalo has been authorized to hire a specialist in Roman Archaeology, effective August 24, 2017. The position will be at the assistant professor rank and will be tenure track. The department is seeking a teacher and researcher with a special interest in the archaeology of Roman Italy and the Roman Western Mediterranean. The successful candidate should have an active program of field research in those areas and must hold a PhD in an appropriate discipline at the time of appointment. The appointee will be expected to teach courses in Roman Art, Archaeology and History at both the graduate and undergraduate levels (a 2:2 teaching load); to assist with general education instruction; to supervise MA theses and PhD dissertations; to conduct and publish original research; to perform departmental, college, university and professional service; and to play an active role in the University at Buffalo’s Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology (IEMA).

To apply please upload a letter of application, a current CV, a writing sample of no more than twenty (20) pages and the names of three individuals who can provide confidential letters of reference at:

The deadline for the application is December 1, 2016. The search committee will interview selected candidates during the AIA/SCS meeting in Toronto, Canada (January 5–8, 2017). Please direct any inquiries to: Stephen L. Dyson, Park Professor and SUNY Distinguished Professor (, Chair, Roman Archaeology Search Committee, Department of Classics, 338 Millard Fillmore Academic Center, University at Buffalo (The State University of New York), Buffalo, NY 14261.

UB is an AA/EOE and welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.