Tenure-Track Position and Open Rank in Egyptology

Deadline: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Location

American University in Cairo
P. O. Box 74, Road 90, Tagammu 5
11825 New Cairo
Egypt

Category: Egyptology
Department: Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology and Egyptology
Locations: Cairo, Egypt
Posted: Oct 11, '11
Type: Full-time
Ref. No.: SAPE-3-2012
http://aucegypt.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=27915

Job Description:
The Egyptology Program, Department of Sociology, Anthropology,
Psychology and Egyptology (SAPE), at the American University in
Cairo is seeking applications for a tenure-track position and open
rank in Egyptology with a starting date in September 2012. While
looking for candidates with a broad Egyptological background, we
are looking in particular for people who have a research interest in
all or most of the following fields: Egyptian history, cultural history,
gender, and bioarchaeology. The candidate should also have
competence in ancient Egyptian language. The duties of this position
will entail extensive teaching of undergraduates of all levels, in addition
to teaching graduates and participating in the life of the Unit.

Requirements:

A completed Ph.D. and teaching experience are required.

Successful candidates should have an ongoing program of research
and publication and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in
teaching. Responsibilities include undergraduate as well as graduate
teaching, an active program of research and publications, and service
to the Department and the University.

Additional Information:

Priority will be given to applications received by November 15th, 2011.
Short-listed candidates will be interviewed by video-conference in
December 2011.

Note: Please remember your account login enables you to respond to
AUC additional questions (if required).

Application Instructions:

All applicants must submit the following documents online:

a) a current C.V.;
b) a letter of interest;
c) a statement of teaching
philosophy;
d) a completed Personal Information Form;

e) Please ask at least three referees familiar with your professional
background to send reference letters directly to hussref@aucegypt.edu

Note: Please remember your account login enables you to respond to
AUC additional questions (if required)

URL: www.aucegypt.edu/offices/HR/EmpOpp/Pages/default.aspx

Institution or Company offering position: 
American University in Cairo
Contact Name: 
Salima Ikram