California State University,
Instructional Faculty – Egyptology/ Egyptian Studies
Employment Status: Full-time
Work Schedule: TBD
Area of Specialization: Egyptology
Overview: California State University, San Bernardino invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor of Egyptology/Egyptian Studies. The successful candidate will be appointed in the Department of Anthropology (including Archaeology), Art (including Art History), or History according to her/his disciplinary focus.
The successful candidate is expected to develop and teach upper-division and graduate courses related to Egyptology and Near East Studies, as well as teach introductory courses that incorporate related content, e.g., world history or introductory art history. The successful candidate will produce scholarly research and provide service to the university and the community. The successful candidate will show potential for producing a strong record of research and publication and provide evidence of effective teaching.
PhD in hand by the time of appointment.
Preferred Qualifications: PhD degree in anthropology, archaeology, art history, or history or a closely related field, with a dissertation specializing in Egyptology/Egyptian Studies.
Candidates will be expected to meet the traditional requirements of excellence in teaching, active scholarly and professional work, and service to the university and community. In addition, new faculty are encouraged to develop and participate in activities that support the university’s strategic plan. This plan emphasizes: a) teaching and learning excellence; b) student access, retention, and success; c) excellence in research and creative activities; d) campus community; e) community engagement; and f) infrastructure.
The position is funded in part by the Harer Endowment Faculty Fellowship and supports the campus’s Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art. Housing one of the largest public collections in southern California, the museum oversees nearly 500 ancient Egyptian artifacts dating from the Predynastic to Coptic Periods.
Submit vita, copy of your most recent transcripts, and letter of application that includes statement on teaching philosophy and strategies, research/professional accomplishments and goals, as well as a description of any interest or experience in one or more of the university’s strategic plan areas. Also, submit the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references, and have them email letters of recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: Applicant files will be reviewed beginning on March 1, 2015. Position open until filled. To apply for this position please click “Apply” above or click the following link:
Inquires can be made to:
Dr. Salaam Yousif, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Letters
California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability.
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