Assistant Professor, Islamic Art and Archaeology

Institution Name 
Princeton University
Position Rank 
Assistant Professor
Area of Specialty 
Islamic Art and Archaeology
This position is 
Application Deadline 
September 16, 2019
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The Department of Art and Archaeology at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in the fields of Islamic art, architecture, or archaeology, with a specialization in any aspect of the discipline focused on a period prior to 1750. 

Responsibilities will consist of broad undergraduate teaching in the history of Islamic art and architecture along with supervision of undergraduate theses and independent work, while graduate teaching and Ph.D supervision will be in the area of the candidate's expertise. Applicants will be expected to interact broadly with other departments and programs in the university and beyond. Apply online at with a cover letter, CV, writing sample (dissertation chapter, published article, paper presentation), research statement, teaching statement, and the names and contact information of three re ferees from whom letters of recommendation may be requested. PhD is expected by the start date.

We seek to appoint a candidate who will contribute, through research, teaching, and service, to the excellence and diversity of our academic community. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Application deadline is September 16, 2019 (when initial discussion of the candidates will take place) or until the position is filled.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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