Jobs/Apr 06, 2022

Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History, Clark University

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Clark University invites applications for an art historian specializing in the art/ archaeology of the Ancient or Medieval Mediterranean World, including North Africa.

Teaching requirements are 6 courses (3 in fall, 3 in spring), including introduction to archaeology (fall) and upper-level seminars. The successful candidate will be able to incorporate their own research interests into the classroom curriculum and to generate enthusiasm from both art history majors and students in a wide variety of fields. Research experience involving one or more of the following ancient or medieval Mediterranean areas is desirable: colonialism/anti-colonialism or migration and translation; gender in built environments and/or artworks; material culture and issues of cultural assimilation; race and ethnicity; and museum and cultural heritage issues surrounding ancient art. Clark University is an institutional member of the Worcester Art Museum, allowing students and faculty first-hand study of ancient and medieval artworks and artifacts.

The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in Art History or Archaeology, teaching experience, and an active research record.

No closing date posted. Position posted April 4, 2022.