The University of Zurich invites applications for a
professorship in Mediterranean archaeology with a focus on Greek and Roman archaeology.
The position should be filled by 1 February 2023.
The future holder of the position is expected to represent the field of Mediterranean archaeology with a focus on Greek and Roman archaeology in research and teaching across the board. They should have built an outstanding, internationally visible reputation in cultural analysis of the ancient Mediterranean world. Knowledge and expertise in field research (excavations, surveys) and visual studies (Bildwissenschaften) is expected, in particular with regard to digital methods and techniques (spatial archaeology). The University of Zurich offers manifold possibilities of cooperation in imaging techniques, Big Data science and various forms of participatory research.
In addition, candidates are expected to share responsibility for the various archaeological study programs and to participate in interdisciplinary programs in ancient studies(Altertumswissenschaften) and the ZAZH – Zurich Center for the Study of the Ancient World. Moreover, the Archaeological Collection (museum) is affiliated to the professorship, for which significant impulses are expected in terms of its development and research transfer. Furthermore, participation in disciplinary and interdisciplinary cooperation structures in the national and international context as well as in committees of the University’s self-administration are part of the tasks.
A completed habilitation or comparable excellent scientific achievements and publications in the relevant field are required at the time of application. The language of instruction may be English. Non-German speaking candidates are expected to acquire a working knowledge of German within the first three years of their appointment.In addition, international networking and relevant experience in interdisciplinary research and teaching contexts are expected. Furthermore, didactic aptitude and experience in administration and personnel management are required. The University of Zurich aims to increase diversity and encourages applications accordingly.
Applications are to be submitted online by 1 October 2021. Details on the application procedure are available here . For further information please contact Prof. Philipp Theisohn (email@example.com).
Assistant Professor Of Mediterranean Archaeology (0.8 Fte), University of Groningen, Netherlands, about 18 hours ago
Organisation The Faculty of Arts is built on a long-standing tradition of four centuries. Our mission is to be a top-ranking faculty with both an excellent education and world-quality research, wi...
President Of The Cyprus Institute, The Cyprus Institute, Cyprus, 12 days ago
The Cyprus Institute (www.cyi.ac.cy ) was established as an international science, technology and educational organization to strengthen the research community of Cyprus and to facilitate the deve...
Head Of Antiquity At Royal Netherlands Institute In Rome (1.0 Fte), University of Groningen, Netherlands, 1 day ago
As from 1 January 2022, there will be scope for a Head of Antiquity. We are looking for a driven and inspiring colleague for the position of Head of Antiquity. Together with the Head of History, H...
Researcher 4 Ff Austria, University of West Bohemia in Pilsen, Faculty of Arts, Czech, 6 days ago
Specialization in the field of medieval archaeology, material culture and settlement patterns. Research is addressed to: 1) material culture assessment (especially medieval and post-medieval potte...
Department Of History And Cultural Studies Friedrich Meinecke Institute University Professor Of Ancient History Salary Grade: W3 Or Equivalent Reference Code: W3 Alte Gesch Bewerbungsende: 10.11.2021, Free University of Berlin, Germany, about 5 hours ago
The successful applicant will cover research and teaching in the field of ancient history. Appointment requirements are governed by Section 100 of the Berlin Higher Education Act (Berliner Hochsch...
Lecturers In Media Studies (0.8 0.8 Fte), University of Groningen, Netherlands, 1 day ago
Faculty of Arts Since its foundation in 1614, the University of Groningen has established an international reputation as a dynamic and innovative university offering high-quality teaching and rese...