Assistant Professor of Classical Archaeology

Institution Name 
Dickinson College
Position Rank 
Assistant Professor
Area of Specialty 
Archaeology of the Mediterranean region
Additional Desirable Specialties 
ClassicalArchaeology
This position is 
Approved/Definite
Application Deadline 
November 20, 2021
Is the institution willing to sponsor a candidate for a visa? 
Yes

The Departments of Anthropology and Archaeology and Classical Studies at Dickinson College invite applications for a tenure track position in classical archaeology. We seek a classical archaeologist with a Ph.D, and with teaching and active field research specialization in the archaeology of the Mediterranean region, time period open. 

The teaching load is five courses per year. In rotation with other department faculty, the ideal candidate will teach required courses in the archaeology major, including: Archaeology and World Prehistory, Archaeological Methods, Archaeological Theory and Interpretation, and a senior undergraduate archaeology seminar. Other courses will be in the candidate’s areas of specialization that contribute to both archaeology and classical studies as well as college initiatives related to sustainability, diversity, civic engagement, and global education. We are particularly interested in candidates who are associated with an active archaeological excavation program and who will involve undergraduate students in field and lab research. The ability to create inclusive learning environments for an increasingly diverse student body will be an important characteristic of the successful candidate. Service to the College is a requirement of this position.

Please apply to https://jobs.dickinson.edu with a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references by November 20, 2021. This position has been approved by the administration.  Questions may be directed to Dr. Karen Weinstein, Department of Anthropology and Archaeology, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA 17013 via anthro@dickinson.edu

Dickinson College is a highly selective four-year, independent liberal arts college with 2300 students.  It is located 20 minutes west of Harrisburg and is a two-hour drive from Baltimore, Washington DC and Philadelphia.

Dickinson College is an EEO employer that is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. We encourage application from all qualified persons.

Course Load 
2-3
Placement Year 

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