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Senior Academic Position in the Department of Classics at Tel Aviv University

The Department of Classics at Tel Aviv University, Israel, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Classics with a specialization in Greek and/or Latin language and classical linguistics, literature (prose, poetry, and drama), and culture effective from October 1st , 2021.

The successful candidate is required to teach courses in his/her field(s) of specialization and in the classical languages, supervise graduate students, and conduct high-quality research in his/her field(s) of expertise. He/she is expected to be actively involved in the Department’s and the Faculty’s affairs and to develop scholarly collaborations with other researchers in the University. The main teaching language at Tel Aviv University is Hebrew. A successful candidate who is not proficient in Hebrew is expected to teach in Hebrew within three years from the appointment.

Candidates must have a Ph.D., or receive a Ph.D. before filling the position.

Salary and conditions will conform to Tel Aviv University regulations. Appointment procedures will be carried out according to the rules and regulations of Tel-Aviv University and are subject to the approval of the University authorities.

Suitable candidates should send their applications, including a cover letter, CV, list of publications, 2 representative publications, a research and teaching plan (2-3 pages), and teaching evaluations (if available) to:

Professor Orna Harari, Head of the Department of Classics, Tel Aviv University

Ramat Aviv 69978, Tel Aviv, Israel

or by email:

Candidates who proceed to the second stage of evaluation will be asked to see to it that three reference letters from senior scholars will be sent by the referees to the above address.

The deadline for submission is Friday, 27.11.2020

The position is open to all candidates. The appointment will be based on the candidates qualifications and the Department’s needs. The Department, Faculty, or Tel-Aviv University are not obligated to appoint any of the candidates who apply for the position.