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We seek to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in the cultural and social history of the ancient Greek world, broadly defined. We expect this scholar’s research will be informed by current, progressive, theoretical, and methodological advances in material culture, data science, history of scholarship, or reception, and their teaching to develop courses that engage with a diverse student population.

This position carries a teaching load of four quarter-long courses (with the potential for advanced Greek teaching or advising). Our program values engagement in public conversation and interdisciplinary collaboration and is committed to promoting a culturally diverse intellectual community. Applications from women, minorities and underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged. A doctoral degree is required by the time the appointment begins. This is a full-time position starting September 1, 2024.

Application Materials

In order to receive full consideration, applications must be received by November 6, 2023 at 5 p.m. CDT. Applicants should submit the following materials: a cover letter, research statement of no more than 2 pages, curriculum vitae, dissertation or book writing sample of 7,000 words, teaching statement of no more than 2 pages, evidence of teaching excellence, diversity statement, and three letters of recommendation. Please submit materials electronically here. Inquiries may be directed to

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