Ray and Margaret Horowitz Visiting Professorship in American Art

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Ray and Margaret Horowitz Visiting Professorship in American Art

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The Department of History of Art & Architecture at Boston University invites applications for the 2021-22 Horowitz Visiting Professorship in American Art, a one-year position open to post-PhD applicants of all ranks. The Horowitz Professor will contribute to the Americanist community at BU by pursuing research in her/his area of specialization, mentoring graduate students, participating in workshops and other scholarly programming, and teaching one course per semester in a field that complements departmental offerings in 19th/20th century American art, architecture, and material culture. Applicants who specialize in African-American, Native American, and/or Asian-American art are especially welcome. Salary competitive and commensurate with experience; compensation will include additional support for research and travel. The Horowitz Professor is expected to be in residence in Boston for the 2021-22 academic year.


Applicants should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae electronically to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17724 and request that three letters of recommendation be submitted to the same site. Application deadline is February 1, 2021. Please address any questions to Professor Ross Barrett, Chair, Horowitz Professorship Search Committee, [email protected] Supporting materials, unless requested by the search committee, will not be returned.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Boston University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 12/9/2020
Application Due: 2/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time