Job Opening: Art History, Reed College

job opening - 5Institution:       Reed College
Location:          Oregon, United States
Position:          Assistant Professor of Art History

Art Historian/Art of Asia, Africa, the Middle East, or Latin America

REED COLLEGE.  Assistant Professor.  Start fall 2015.  Salary and benefits competitive.  Ph.D. or near completion.  We seek scholars whose teaching and research in the history, theory, and criticism of art and architecture exhibit a strong global perspective.  Possible areas of specialization may include Asia, Africa, the Middle East, or Latin America.  The appointment entails 1) teaching advanced art history courses in area of specialization; 2) regular teaching of a methodologically-focused introduction to art history of the instructor’s own design; 3) participation in the interdisciplinary Humanities Program; and 4) advising undergraduate art history theses.  Reed College is a small, highly selective undergraduate institution with a strong liberal arts curriculum and an emphasis on excellence in teaching and scholarship.  Reed College is a community that believes that cultural diversity is essential to the excellence of our academic program.  In your letter of application, please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or community service might support Reed College’s commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in the College’s diversity statement (

Please submit CV, a letter describing teaching and scholarly interests, and 3 letters of reference to  Questions may be addressed to Dana E. Katz, chair of the search committee,

An equal opportunity employer, Reed College values diversity and encourages applications from underrepresented groups.

Deadline: December 15, 2014

About Paula

Paula lives in the vortex of academic life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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