Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History, Hampshire College


Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium, is accepting applications for a one-year visiting assistant professor of Art History, beginning July 1, 2014.

We seek an art historian who is a global comparativist of early modern art, broadly trained, and able to address cultural interactions between the Americas/Asia/Europe/the Middle East, and/or Africa. We seek someone who is capable of working across regions, specializing in any kind of visual culture, content, or medium from the Middle Ages to the 19th century.  Concentration can be based in one geographic region and/or chronological period, but successful candidates will work in the exchange of different cultures and the entanglements across continents. Ph.D. required at time of appointment.

Hampshire is committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates.

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits program. Please submit a letter outlining your research plans, approach to liberal arts teaching, as well as a CV, proposed courses, sample syllabi, and a writing sample and the names and contact information of three references at  No hard copies will be accepted. Review of applications will beginMarch 15, 2014.

Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity in education and employment.

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