Northwestern Art History: Assistant Professor, Global 18th/19th Century. Apply by 1st December 2019

Northwestern Art History: Assistant Professor, 18th/19th-century

The Department of Art History at Northwestern University seeks to hire a full-time, assistant professor in the field of global 18th/19th-century art history with a focus in any region(s). We especially encourage candidates whose work is transregional, engages with interdisciplinary approaches, and/or addresses the history of colonialism. Candidates will be expected to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in art history or other relevant field by September 1, 2020, when this tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor will begin. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; for fullest consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1.

Please submit a cover letter, CV, writing sample (journal article or chapter of dissertation or book), a list of three individuals who have agreed to provide a letter of recommendation, and a statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to enhancing diversity, equity, and/or inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service. All materials will be submitted online at https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/NzQ4. For further information, contact Mel Keiser, Department Administrator, at mel.keiser@northwestern.edu.


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, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.