The University of North Texas wishes to hire an Assistant Professor of Ancient History. Specific area of specialization is open, but the candidate should be prepared to support graduate students conducting research related to the Ancient Mediterranean world. In addition to being an innovative scholar with an ambitious agenda for historical research, the successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in their field(s) of specialization. An ability to occasionally teach the world history surveys is desirable. The candidate is expected to conduct a vigorous research program, supervise graduate student research and training, and serve on departmental committees. Interdisciplinary and innovative approaches to research and teaching are welcomed. A PhD in history or a closely related field by the time of appointment is required.