Assistant Specialist Step I

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Assistant Specialist Step I Recruitment Period

Open October 2nd, 2020 through Monday, Nov 2, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)


The Department of Anthropology invites applications for a part-time Assistant Specialist I starting January 1, 2021 to help with the coding, analysis and write-up of data collected in an ethnographic study of contemporary art exhibitions in a Natural History Museum. Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience with research on collaborations between Native American/Indgenous artists, ethnographic museums, and the critical study of art and religion. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. Degree in Anthropology, Art, Art History, English, Museum Studies or Religion.

Compensation is based on an annual full time salary range starting at $53,300 and is commensurate with teaching experience.

For consideration, please submit 1) Cover letter with a clear statement of approach and research skills, 2) Curriculum Vitae, and 3) three names and contact information for references.

Submit materials via UC Irvine's online application system, RECRUIT, located at:

Applications must be submitted by November 2nd, 2020.

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. It has a National Science Foundation Advance Gender Equity Program and is responsive to the needs of dual career couples in tenure track positions

RequirementsDocument requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter - Cover letter with a clear statement of approach and research skills

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)




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Posted: 10/4/2020
Application Due: 11/2/2020
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