Assistant Professor of Early Chinese Art and Archaeology

Wednesday, December 1, 2010


New York University
United States

The Institute for the Study of the Ancient World and the Department of Art History in the Faculty of Arts and Science at New York University invite scholars of early Chinese art and archaeology, preferably in the Bronze Age, to apply for a joint faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure track).  The position will begin September 1, 2011, pending administrative and budgetary approval.  We seek a scholar whose research analyzes ancient artifacts in their broader historical context with innovative perspectives.  The candidate will work with graduate students in the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, leading research seminars and individual tutorials.  The candidate will also teach undergraduate students in the Department of Art History, including an introductory survey of East Asian art and a more advanced course in his or her area of specialization; and will supervise undergraduate senior honors theses and independent studies.  The candidate must have completed a Ph. D. in art history, archaeology, or East Asian studies by January 2011.  

Application deadline is December 1, 2010.  To apply and for instructions, see the NYU Department of Art History web site at (Employment Opportunities) or the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World website at (Working at ISAW).

NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


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