Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas Lecturer Position Available

Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania & the Americas
University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
Closing date: 19 January 2009
Interview date: 27 February 2009 (probable)

Academic Grade 3: £37,651 to £43,622 per annum

Applications are invited for an indefinite full-time Lectureship in the Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania & the Americas, School of World Art Studies and Museology, University of East Anglia, UK, to commence on 1 September 2009.

Applicants should have a doctorate in anthropology, art history, archaeology or a related subject and should have fieldwork experience, strong interests in visual arts, a good record of original research and the capacity for research-led instruction. Expertise in museum anthropology and theoretical approaches to material culture is desirable. Primary responsibilities include co-teaching an MA course, supervising graduate students, limited undergraduate teaching and participation in research projects. See for further information on the Sainsbury Research Unit.

Further particulars and an application form can be obtained from the University's web page at: or by e-mail at: or by calling the answerphone on 01603 593493 or by mail to the Human Resources Division, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ. Please quote the appropriate reference number.