Position in Archaeology or History of Art


Koc University
Rumeli Feneri Yolu Sariyer
34450 Istanbul
41° 11' 50.1252" N, 29° 3' 41.7024" E
Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Koc University, Department of Archaeology and the History of Art is accepting applications for a full-time position in either Archaeology or the History of Art, to begin in September 2012. Qualified candidates should have a PhD at the time of employment. Area of specialization is open but we especially welcome applications from art historians whose research focus is contemporary visual culture and archaeologists with a specialization in Classical archaeology.

The Department of Archaeology and History of Art at Koc University offers an interdisciplinary curriculum combining history of art and architecture, archaeology, and cultural heritage of the lands which comprise present day Turkey. We hope to hire an outstanding scholar of any rank with an active research and publication agenda that supports our current undergraduate MA and PhD programs and who can teach a range of courses at both the graduate and undergraduate level.

Located in Istanbul, Turkey, Koc University is a highly reputable private English-instruction university. More information about Koc University is available at www.ku.edu.tr and more information on the Department of Archaeology and the History of Art  is available at http://cssh.ku.edu.tr/arha/home

Interested applicants should fill out the online application cover form and submit application documents electronically in pdf format to the e-mail address below by November 30,2011.

Online application cover form: http://cssh.ku.edu.tr/applicationform
-Cover letter
-Curriculum vitae
-Summary statement of teaching
-Research statement OR artist statement and samples of creative work
-Three letters of reference (The referees should directly e-mail a signed PDF copy of the reference letter to the e-mail address below. The referee should insert the following in the e-mail subject line: “Reference for <Applicant Name>, <Applicant Last Name>”)

e-mail: zkotevoglu@ku.edu.tr
Subject line of application e-mail: “Position in Archaeology and History of Art”



Institution or Company offering position: 
Koc University (Istanbul) Department of Archaeology and the History of Art
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