Villanova University, History
Assistant Professor, History of Ancient Greece and Rome
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
|Position:||Tenure Track Faculty|
The Department of History at Villanova University invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor in the history of Ancient Greece and Rome with an ability to teach courses on cross-cultural interactions in the ancient world for the period 400 BCE to 500 CE. The position begins August, 2019. The successful applicant will teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate level in her/his areas of specialization and also teach a thematically-based core History course of his/her creation. An ability to contribute to Villanova’s first-year Augustine and Culture Seminar is a plus. Teaching load 3-2. Ph.D. required at the time the position commences. The application deadline is November 1, 2018.
Selected candidates will be interviewed at the AHA annual meeting. Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.villanova.edu and will include the following: a) Cover letter of interest b) Complete curriculum vitae c) Statement of teaching philosophy d) Dissertation abstract and one article or chapter-length writing sample e) Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts; official transcripts required if you are chosen for interview f) Contact information for three references who will receive a secure email link to upload their recommendations g) Statement of contribution to the university’s mission (finalists only).
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. The university is located in the ethnically and culturally diverse Philadelphia metro region. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values. For more information please see http://www.villanova.edu/artsci/history/
|Primary Category:||Ancient History
|Secondary Categories:||Historic Preservation