Assistant Professor in Roman Archaeology

Institution Name 
Florida State University
Position Rank 
Assistant Professor
Area of Specialty 
RomanArchaeology
Additional Desirable Specialties 
DigitalHumanities
ClassicalArchaeology
This position is 
Approved/Definite
Application Deadline 
November 6, 2017

The Department of Classics at Florida State University has been authorized to make a full-time appointment in Roman Archaeology at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure-track), effective August 2018. We are keenly interested in candidates who would bring new approaches to our department and enhance our strengths in classical archaeology.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for outstanding scholarship, have a strong research program, and should have an interest in involving students at all levels in research. The teaching load is four courses per year, ranging from courses in FSU’s Liberal Studies Curriculum to advanced doctoral seminars. The Ph.D. must be in hand by July 1, 2018 (as per University policy).

Applicants must apply through FSU’s OMNI system at http://jobs.fsu.edu (click on “Browse Job Openings” and search for Job ID #42349). Applicants should upload in a single PDF file the following materials:

  • cover letter
  • curriculum vitae
  • statement of teaching philosophy
  • outline of future research plans
  • writing sample (a dissertation chapter or an article), no more than 25 pages
  • sample syllabi for two courses

Additionally, applicants should request three letters of recommendation to be sent directly to: Classics-search@fsu.edu. All materials, including letters of recommendation, should be received by Monday, November 6, 2017.

Suitable candidates will be interviewed at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America/Society for Classical Studies in Boston in early January. Please address questions about this position to Professor Daniel J. Pullen, Chair, at dpullen@fsu.edu.

Florida State University is an Equal Opportunity/ Access/ Affirmative Action/ Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf.

Course Load 
2-2
Placement Year 

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