Assistant Professor

Location

Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue W.
N2L 3C5 Waterloo , ON
Canada
43° 28' 26.1444" N, 80° 31' 33.3228" W
Deadline: 
Friday, April 15, 2011

Wilfrid Laurier University – The Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies invites applications for a one-year Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2011, subject to budgetary approval.  We are seeking a candidate with a research specialty in Roman Archaeology and/or History.  We are especially interested in candidates who are connected with an archaeological field school in the Mediterranean World.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in Latin, and Classical Archaeology and Civilization.  Candidates will have completed a PhD, or be near completion.  Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a brief teaching dossier, and the names and contact information for three professional referees in hard copy.  Recent PhD graduates, or PhD candidates, are requested to send graduate transcripts with their application.  Please address all correspondence to Professor John Triggs, Chair, Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W., Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3C5 by April 15, 2011. 

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Members of the designated groups must self-identify to be considered for employment equity. Candidates may self-identify, in confidence, to the Dean of Arts, Dr. Michael Carroll (mcarroll@wlu.ca).   Further information on the equity policy can be found at https://www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2465&p=10545.

Institution or Company offering position: 
Wilfrid Laurier University
Contact Name: 
Dr. John Triggs
Telephone: 
519 884 0710 ext 2156