Elahe Omidyar Mir-Djalali Presidential Chair in Art History and Archeology of Ancient Iran

Irvine, CA
Oct 11, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
  • School of Humanities - Art History


    Open October 10th, 2017 through November 17th, 2017
    If you apply to this recruitment by November 17th, 2017, you will have until November 30th, 2017 to complete your application.


    The Department of Art History and the Ph.D. Program in Visual Studies at the University of California, Irvine seek an open-rank, tenure-line faculty member (Assistant to Full Professor) in the art and archaeology of ancient Persia with an appointment beginning July 1, 2018. Ph.D. required prior to start of appointment. Scholars of the art and archaeology of the ancient Persian world, from the rise of Persia to late-antiquity (Achaemenid to Sasanian periods), and closely related fields are encouraged to apply. Applicants should possess a strong publication and research record, along with demonstrable teaching excellence. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in Art History and offer graduate courses relevant to the Ph.D. Program in Visual Studies, and will also work closely with the Jordan Center for Persian Studies.

    To apply, please visit: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04330
    Requirements: cover letter; curriculum vitae; a sample publication; and, three letters of recommendation. A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion must also be included in the application materials. For guidance on the composition of this statement, see: http://advance.uci.edu/ADVANCE%20PDFs/DiversityEvalFAQ.pdf.

    Review of application begins 15 November 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

    The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
    Job location Irvine, CA


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