Assistant Professor of Classics

Open Until Filled: Yes

Job Summary: The Department of the Classics at the University of Georgia invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Classical Archaeology. We are particularly interested in candidates with research interests in the eastern Mediterranean. We seek candidates whose expertise and methodologies are in keeping with the department's expansive approach to antiquity and its legacy. The teaching load is four courses per academic year. Candidates should be prepared to teach classes in introductory Classical Culture, Archaeology, Latin, and/or Greek, as well as their research specialties. Submit dossiers containing a cover letter, cv, three letters of reference, and a writing sample (20 pages maximum) to Review of applications will begin November 20, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status. Georgia is well known for its quality of life, in regard to both outdoor and urban activities ( UGA is a land and sea grant institution located in Athens, 70 miles northeast of Atlanta, the state capital (;

Minimum Qualifications: PhD in Classics or a related field (must be received by August 1, 2018) Evidence of teaching excellence Ability to teach courses in Classical Culture, Latin, and or Greek Record of scholarship or evidence of scholarly potential

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Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor

Tenure Status: Tenure-Track

Employee Percentage: 100

Location od Vacancy: Athens Area