Tenure-Track Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor, Historical Archaeology

Sep 3rd, 2014

Dept. of Archaeology

Tenure-Track Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor, Historical Archaeology

Tenure-Track Job Opportunity

MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND DEPARTMENT OF ARCHAEOLOGY

Assistant Professor, Tenure Track
Historical Archaeology
VPA-ARCH-2014-001

The Department of Archaeology invites applications for a tenure-track position in Historical Archaeology, at the rank of Assistant Professor, starting July 1, 2015.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in-hand at the time of appointment and a demonstrated record of excellence in research and teaching. The candidate will have a research specialization in the North Atlantic, and must be willing to establish a field school in Newfoundland and Labrador. The successful candidate will be expected to implement an active program of research in Newfoundland and Labrador or adjacent regions, and contribute to our strong undergraduate and graduate program.

The Department of Archaeology has a strong program of research with specific emphasis in North Atlantic archaeology, economic and social archaeology, historical archaeology, biomolecular archaeology, applied archaeological science, ethnoarchaeology, aboriginal studies, and archaeological history and theory. The successful candidate will be joining a dynamic and engaged group in a growing department.

The position is subject to final budgetary approval. The closing date for applications will be November 7, 2014. Candidates should submit a letter of application, CV, an example of scholarly work,evidence of teaching experience, and the names and addresses (including email) of three referees to: Dr. Lisa Rankin, Head, Department of Archaeology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, A1C 5S7. Phone: (709) 864-8192; fax (709) 864-2374; email: kwoosley@mun.ca.

Contact

Department of Archaeology

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca