The Department of Art History at Northwestern University seeks to hire a full-time, assistant professor in the field of global 18th/19th-century art history with a focus in any region(s). We especially encourage candidates whose work is transregional, engages with interdisciplinary approaches, and/or addresses the history of colonialism. Candidates will be expected to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in art history or other relevant field by September 1, 2020, when this tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor will begin. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; for fullest consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, writing sample (journal article or chapter of dissertation or book), a list of three individuals who have agreed to provide a letter of recommendation, and a statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to enhancing diversity, equity, and/or inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service. All materials will be submitted online at http://www.arthistory.northwestern.edu/faculty/open-positions.html. For further information, contact Mel Keiser, Department Administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.