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From: Faith McCord

Wilfrid Laurier University – Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies: Tenure-track position in Roman Archaeology and/or History

The Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies invites applications for a Tenure-Track Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2012, subject to budgetary approval. We are seeking a candidate with a research specialty in Roman Archaeology and/or History.  We are especially interested in candidates who are connected with an archaeological field school in the Mediterranean World.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in Latin, and Classical Archaeology and Civilization. Candidates will have completed a PhD, or be near completion.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a teaching dossier (which includes evidence of teaching effectiveness and a statement of teaching philosophy); these documents must be in English. Applicants should also provide copies of their publications and should arrange for the mailing of three confidential letters of recommendation.  All these materials should be sent to:  Dr. John Triggs, Chair, Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies, 75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, N2L 3C5.  Application deadline: January 23, 2012.

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Members of the designated groups must self-identify to be considered for employment equity. Candidates may self-identify, in confidence, to the Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Dr. Michael Carroll (mcarroll@wlu.ca).  Further information on the equity policy can be found at https://www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2465&p=10545.