University of California, San Diego
Deadline: November 1, 2011
Academic Title: Professor
Description: Ranglas Endowed Chair in Ancient Greek History/Vassiliadis Endowed Chair in Byzantine History
The Department of History of the University of California, San Diego, (http://history.ucsd.edu/), invites applications for either the Ranglas Endowed Chair in Ancient Greek History or the Vassiliadis Endowed Chair in Byzantine History. The one position to be filled will be the second of three Endowed Chairs in Greek History (Ancient, Byzantine, and Modern), which will anchor a strong departmental focus in Mediterranean Studies in the Ancient, Medieval, and Modern world. The appointment will be for a scholar with a distinguished record in research and teaching in either Ancient Greek or Byzantine history and who is attracted to the opportunity to play a leadership role in the creation of a nationally ranked program in the fields of Greek History and Mediterranean Studies. Salary will be commensurate with experience and publications and in accordance with the published salary schedules of the University of California. Income from each Chair’s endowment will be available for support of research.
Scholars who are women, minorities, veterans, and/or people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment will be required prior to employment (Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986). Please reference position number 10-296 on all correspondence.
For applicants interested in spousal/partner employment, please visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program website http://academicaffairs.ucsd.edu/offices/partneropp/. UCSD is an equal opportunity /affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence and diversity (http://diversity.ucsd.edu/).
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience and publications and in accordance with the published salary schedules of the University of California.
Closing Date: Review of applications will begin November 1, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled.
To Apply: Applications, including curriculum vitae, will be accepted electronically at https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply. Applicants should include in their cover letter a personal statement summarizing research agenda, teaching experience and interests, leadership efforts, and a personal statement summarizing their experience and leadership contributions in the arena of equity and diversity.
Please apply to the following position:
Professor - Ranglas Endowed Chair in Ancient Greek History/Vassiliadis Endowed Chair in Byzantine History (10-296)
AA-EOE: UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity.