Assistant Professor in Chinese Archaeology

The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania and the Penn Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Chinese archaeology. The appointment will be either in the Anthropology or the East Asian Languages and Civilizations (EALC) Department, with a parallel appointment as Assistant Curator in the Asian Section of the Penn Museum. The successful candidate will teach two courses a year and will participate in the activities of the Museum’s Asian Section. Candidates with active fieldwork projects in China are strongly encouraged to apply.

Candidates should apply at: Please include a letter of application outlining experience and qualifications; evidence of teaching experience; a current academic vita; the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of four professionals who can supply written references. Review of applications will begin in November and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

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