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Assistant Professor of Art History, Medieval Art, 400-1600

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Position Information

Position Title Assistant Professor of Art History, Medieval Art, 400-1600
Job Description Summary

The art history department is searching for a medievalist, broadly defined. The period ranges from 400-1600. Geography is not limited to, Europe, and includes the Mediterranean and Indian Ocean rims, with a preference for candidates who have engaged in teaching or research involving encounters among cultures and religions. We seek a candidate with proven aptitude for undergraduate teaching and a strong commitment to scholarly research. Ideally, the candidate would have received major pre-dissertation grants or fellowships, have delivered papers at a number of professional conferences, and already published some work. The PhD dissertation must be finished by the time the appointment begins. Prior assistant-professor level teaching experience at another college or university could be an asset but is not expected.

Type of Position Faculty
Department Art History
Full or Part Time Full Time
Position End Date (if temporary)
Posting Number 2016 -00030- F

Position Summary Information

Essential Duties Summary

Please see Job Description Summary

Required Qualification Summary

A PhD in Art History must be completed by the time of the appointment (July 1, 2017).

Preferred Qualification Summary

Concentration on Europe, the Mediterranean rim, or the Indian Ocean rim are preferred.

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Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Barnard does not discriminate due to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, or any other legally protected basis, and to the extent permitted by law. Qualified candidates of diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.

Open Date 10/11/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Additional Information

Applications must be filed online and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the contact information of three references.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents
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