Faculty Search: The Department of Art History seeks a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Early Modern Art.


Faculty Search for A Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Early Modern Art

The Department of Art History at the Pennsylvania State University seeks a historian of early modern art (1400–1750). We are particularly interested in candidates conversant in diverse methodologies, who can address the European and global contexts, and who embrace interdisciplinary inquiry. A demonstrated publication record is preferred, and a clear research agenda is required. The department values dynamic teachers who are prepared to lead upper level undergraduate and graduate courses in their field, as well as teach an introductory class in Western art. Expectations include undergraduate advising, graduate mentoring, and departmental and university service. This is a full-time, tenure-track position at the assistant professor rank, beginning August 2017. The teaching load is two courses each semester. A commitment to work collegially and with individuals from diverse backgrounds is expected. A Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment.


To apply, please upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a writing sample of your research or published work through the online electronic jobs management system: https://psu.jobs Job# 67533

All candidates should also request letters from three references be e-mailed (as an attachment) directly to arth-jobs@psu.edu


Applications received by December 9, 2016 will be assured full consideration. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


For more information on the department, visit http://www.arthistory.psu.edu/


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