History of Architecture, Global Modern and Contemporary
The Department of Art History at Northwestern University seeks to hire a full-time, assistant professor in the field of modern and/or contemporary architectural history in any geographical area. Candidates will be expected to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels, offering at least one course annually that incorporates significant material on the built environment of the United States. An ideal candidate will create bridges between Art History and other Northwestern departments, as well as with Chicago area archives and institutions that support the study of modern and contemporary architecture and urbanism across the globe. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in art history or other relevant field by September 1, 2017, when this tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor will begin.
Candidates should submit a letter of application, a current CV, and one article- or chapter-length writing sample (published or in manuscript). Candidates should arrange to have three letters of reference sent on their behalf. All materials will be submitted online at http://www.arthistory.northwestern.edu/faculty/open-positions.html. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2016. For further information, contact Jesús Escobar, Department Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the department, visit http://arthistory.northwestern.edu. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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