Professorship in the Art and Material Culture of the Ancient World (Bard Graduate Center, New York City)

Bard Graduate Center invites applications from scholars specializing in object-based studies of the arts and material culture of the ancient Mediterranean, the Near East and Egypt, with a preference for Greece and Rome.

Candidates should demonstrate a substantial record of scholarly achievement, the ability to teach and supervise research broadly across the field, understood geographically, chronologically and conceptually, as well as a willingness to collaborate on study of the afterlives of antiquity. Ph.D. required, rank open.

Bard Graduate Center is a graduate research institute committed to the study of the cultural history of the material world, drawing on methodologies and approaches from art and design history, economic and cultural history, history of technology, philosophy, anthropology, archaeology, and conservation.

Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a representative piece of scholarly writing, and the names of three referees via email to or via mail to Search Committee, Bard Graduate Center, 38 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024. Application deadline: November 1, 2017.

Bard Graduate Center is an EOE/AA employ